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Month: September 2013

Phishing Scam – 09/24/2013 – Upgrade!!!

Origin ISP has been notified. URL is inactive and blocked at the border. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: “Alan V. Sy” <asy@stanford.edu>, “Lacko, Ellen” <LackoE@trumbullps.org>
Subject: Upgrade!!!
Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 09:22:01 -0700

Hello User,

All staffs and email users who have or have not upgraded their emails before are advised to upgrade their email accounts to secure it immediately, in order to avoid loosing their email accounts. If upgrades are not done immediately, affected email accounts will be deleted in few hours.

Please Click here now to begin the upgrade!!!
<http://www.emailupgrade.ml/>

Upgrade Team,
Email security.

Phishing Scam – 09/24/2013 – Dear Sir/Madam

Origin ISP has been notified. URL is inactive and blocked at the border. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: “Plant, Roseann M.” <PlantR@pbso.org>
2nd Source: “Brudie_regan” <Brudie_regan@asdk12.org>
Subject: Dear Sir/Madam
Date: Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:52:08 +0000

Your mailbox needs to be validated and protected against on going spam activities and needs to be expanded. click on this link <http://septemberaminsss.websitewizard.com> or copy and paste the link on your URL fill the form and submit for validation.

Phishing Scam – 09/23/2013 – Important Update

Origin ISP has been notified. URL is inactive and blocked at the border. URL has not been submitted to Trend.

From: “Delancy, Hilgrove” <Hilgrove.Delancy@oneonta.edu>
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2013 05:02:13 -0400
Subject: Important Update

You are currently running on low mail Quota due to hidden files and folder on your mailbox. Please Click Here

http://fndreleaseconfirmationshellawdunit.atwebpages.com/login.php

To Validate/Confirm your account.

This is an automated message. Please do not reply to this email.

Thanks,

Administrator

Phishing Scam – 09/23/2013 – Email Alert ! ! !

Origin and Reply-To: ISPs have been notified. Reply-To: address has been on APER since 9/10/2012.

From: IT Help Desk <help_team@consultant.com>
Reply-To: <help_team@consultant.com>
Subject: Email Alert ! ! !
Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2013 09:56:32 +0100

This is a WebNews Email Account Update
See the below mailing information
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Dear Faculty/Staffs/Students,

This mail is to inform all our(k-state.edu)webmail users that we will be maintaining and upgrading our website in a couple of days from now.However we have been receiving complaints from our Staffs/students for unauthorise use of their Email ACCOUNTS. As a result we are making an extra security check on all of our mailbox in order to protect their information from theft and fraud.As a Subscriber you are required to send us your Email account details to enable us know if you are still making use of your mailbox. Be informed that we will be deleting all mail account that is not functioning to enable us create more space for new Students and staffs of the school, Warning!!! Email owner that refuses to update his or her Email,will lose his or her Email permanently.You are to send your mail account details which are as follows:

FULL NAME :
Email :
eID:
Password:
Confirm password :

Failure to do this will immediately render your email address
deactivated from our database.

Thank you for using k-state.edu webmail

Copyright 2013 Kansas State University.
All Rights Reserved.
Web Maintanance: Computer Centre

Phishing Scam – 09/20/2013 – *Your email account expires in 2days.

Origin ISP and web host have been notified. URL is inactive and blocked at the border. The URL has not been submitted to Trend.

From: Heidi Tobe <Heidi@collegeboundstl.org>
Date: Fri, 20 Sep 2013 02:53:29 -0500
Subject: *Your email account expires in 2days.

Dear Email Users,
THIS MESSAGE IS FROM THE TECHNICAL SUPPORT TEAM. If you are receiving this message it means that your email-address is due for deactivation; this was as a result of a continuous error script (code:505) received from this email-address. To resolve this problem you must validate and reset your email-address quota. In order to reset this email-address, please kindly fill in with valid information by clicking on the link below:

CLICK HERE http://generalcheck201.ucoz.org/354.htm

Note: Providing a wrong information or ignoring this message will resolve to the deactivation of this Email Address. We apologize for any inconvenience. Your messages and files would not be tempered.

Information and Technology.
THE MAIL TEAM
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This e-mail was sent by using automated process.Please, do not reply to this e-mail as it cannot accept replies.

Phishing Scam – 09/19/2013 – Technical Support (immediate Response)?

Origin ISP and web host have been notified. URL is inactive and blocked at the border. The URL has not been submitted to Trend.

From: “cronin_desiree” <cronin_desiree@asdk12.org>
Sent: Thursday, September 19, 2013 9:33:42 AM
Subject: Technical Support (immediate Response)?

Your Mailbox has reached its storage limit and needs to be validated and expended through our system. please click on this link <http://septdmains.websitewizard.com/> for validation or copy and paste in your URL address. fill the form and submit.

Phishing Scam – 09/18/2013 – RE: Notice!!

Origin ISP and web host have been notified.  URL is inactive and blocked at the border.   The URL has not been submitted to Trend.

From: MOLOMO, M.G. (PROF.) <MOLOMOMG@mopipi.ub.bw>
To: MOLOMO, M.G. (PROF.) <MOLOMOMG@mopipi.ub.bw>
Date: Wed, 18 Sep 2013 07:01:55 +0200
Subject: RE: Notice!!

This Message is From the Admin Help Desk. Due to our latest IP Security
upgrades we have reason to believe that your E-mail account was accessed
by a third party.

Protecting the security of your E-mail account is our primary concern;
we have limited access to sensitive E-mail account features.

To resolve this issue you have to Re-validate your e-mail account.
Failure to Re-validate your E-mail account as soon as you see this
message will cause the deactivation of your E-mail account be warned.

Help Desk requires you to validated your email account by clicking HERE
<http://junkemail.coffeecup.com/forms/Junk%20Email%20Alert%21%21/>
Thank you for your cooperation.
Admin Help Desk 2013 ©

Phishing Scam – 09/17/2013 – Kansas State University – Important Message

Origin ISP and web host have been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. The URL has been submitted to Trend.

Subject: Kansas State University – Important Message
From: Kansas State University <nckupp01@louisville.edu>
Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 14:25:15 -0700

Attention: Member,

Please click on the link below to update your e-mail account.

View <http://www.mexicodefence.com/wp-content/themes/twentyten/m.webmail.ksu.edu.htm>

Kansas State University Security Team

Phishing Scam – 09/17/2013 – ATTENTION!!!

Origin ISP and web host have been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. The URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: “Patterson Michelle (17K352)” <MPatter2@schools.nyc.gov>
Subject: ATTENTION!!!
Date: Tue, 17 Sep 2013 16:25:56 +0000

This E-mail is sent by the HelpDesk Expert for IT Support system for Mailbox notification and update purposes. Your IP is causing conflict because it is been accessed in different server location. You need to Upgrade and expand your email quota click on the below link to upgrade and verify your account.

CLICK HERE: <http://flutterbys-academy.co.uk/tmp/persistent/form317119/form.html>

Failure to do this will result to email deactivation within 72hours Thank you for your understanding.
Copyright ?2013 Helpdesk Technical Support Centre.