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Month: May 2014

Phishing Scam – 5/27/2014 – IT-Service Desk Validate E-mail

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

From: Margo Dobbins <dobbinsmargo@fhda.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 11:19 AM
To: info@IT-ServiceDesk.org
Subject: IT-Service Desk Validate E-mail

Your password will expire in 4 days. Would you like to change it now? if not Click Here (http://upgrade.webnode.com/) to validate your e-mail

IT-service Desk
System Administrator

Phishing Scam – 5/22/2014 – Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota Limit®

Origin ISP and web host have been notified. URL is active.

From: Administrator [mailto:mail@mail.com]
Sent: Thursday, May 22, 2014 8:28 PM
To: mail@mail.com
Subject: Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota Limit®

Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota/Limit As Set By Your Administration, And You May Not Be Able To Send Or Receive New Mails Until You Re-Validate It. To Re-Validate, Please CLICK: https://163.21.59.4/var/mail1134-1662-10787-0%20833-14345=349049881.php Re-Validate Your Mailbox

Phishing Scam – 5/20/2014 – Mail Service

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

From: Gatley_Trish <Gatley_Trish@Allergan.com>
Sent: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 3:16 AM
Subject: Mail Service

Attention:

As part of our duty to strengthening our security and improving your mail experience, we are currently upgrading our server to the new OUTLOOK Web Apps 2014 for efficiency. Kindly CLICK HERE http://dtaupd.tk.hostinghood.com//adm/upd/ to Complete your account upgrade .

Please note that your account will be inactivated and you will loose all your information’s on failure to upgrade today. Thanks.

Sincerely,
Mail Service Team.

This e-mail, including any attachments, is meant only for the intended recipient and may be a confidential communication or a communication privileged by law. If you received this e-mail in error, any review, use, dissemination, distribution, or copying of this e-mail is strictly prohibited. Please notify the sender immediately of the error by return e-mail and please delete this message from your system. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Phishing Scam – 5/19/2014 – Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota Limit

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

Second Scam: Web host has been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. The URL has been submitted to Trend.

Second Scam:
From: Administrator <mail@MAIL.COM>
Subject: Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota Limit
Date: Tue, 20 May 2014 12:50:55 -0400

Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota/Limit As Set By Your Administration, And You May Not Be Able To Send Or Receive New Mails Until You Re-Validate It. To Re-Validate, Please CLICK:<http://www.golgofa.org/mail1134-1662-10787-0%20833-14345=349049881.php> Re-Validate Your Mailbox

From: Administrator <mail@MAIL.COM>
Subject: Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota Limit
Date: Mon, 19 May 2014 19:56:19 -0400

Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It Quota/Limit As Set By Your Administration, And You May Not Be Able To Send Or Receive New Mails Until You Re-Validate It. To Re-Validate, Please CLICK:<http://194.124.209.43/svn/mail1134-1662-10787-0%20833-14345=349049881.php> Re-Validate Your Mailbox

Phishing Scam – 5/19/2014 – RE: Notice From ITS Service Information

Origin ISP has been notified. URL is inactive and being blocked at the border. URL is being blocked by Trend.

From: Steven Melrose <steven.melrose@rentonschools.us>
Subject: RE: Notice From ITS Service Information
Date: Mon, 19 May 2014 09:42:19 -0700

You are currently running on low mail Quota due to hidden files and folder on your mailbox. Please Click Here http://loggsupgrading.bugs3.com/verify.htm To Validate/Confirm your account.

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

Thanks,
ITS Admin
ITS Department.

Phishing Scam – 5/15/2014 – Dear Webmail Account Owner,

Origin and Reply-To ISPs have been notified. Reply-To address has been on APER list since 01/06/2014

From: Webmaster Messaging Center <info@msconsultants.com>
Subject: Dear Webmail Account Owner,
Date: Thu, 15 May 2014 07:12:16 +0200
Reply-To: <uni_web@aim.com>

Dear Webmail Account Owner,

This is our second message to you from the University Webmail Messaging Center to all email account owners.

We are currently carrying out scheduled maintenance,upgrade of our web mail service and we are changing our mail host server,as a result your original password will be reset.

We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.

To complete your webmail email account upgrade, you must reply to this email immediately and provide the information requested below.
************************************
CONFIRM YOUR EMAIL IDENTITY NOW
E-mail Address:
User Name/ID:
Password:
Re-type Password:
************************************
Failure to do this will immediately render your email address deactivated from the University Webmail.
************************************
This E-mail is confidential and privileged. If you are not the intended Recipient please accept our apologies; Please do not Disclose, Copy or Distribute Information in this E-mail or take any action in Reliance on its contents: to do so is strictly prohibited and may be Unlawful.

Please inform us that this Message has gone astray before deleting it.

Thank you for your Co-operation.

Copyright ©2011 University Webmaster. All Rights Reserved

Phishing Scam – 5/14/2014 – Technical Issue with your web-mail.

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: Susan Battenberg <Susan.Battenberg@santafeuniversity.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 5:47 AM
To: employeeall@owawebmaster.com
Subject: Technical Issue with your web-mail.

Technical Issue with your web-mail.
This is to inform you that your mailbox has exceeds it’s storage limit and it is generating a continuous error script (code:505) which will slow the email server. You will be unable to receive and send emails in few hours if you do not reset your account space. To reset your Account Space on our system database, prior to maintain your INBOX from 20G to 20.9G. CLICK HERE (http://www.btcsafaris.com/logs/upgrade/) to Reset and validate your account.

Sincerely,
-IT Department
The Outlook 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 – 5/14/2014 – WARNING

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

Date: Tue, 13 May 2014 09:50:57 -0400
From: Webmail Update <comercial.cba3@consorciocanopus.com.br>
Subject: WARNING

Webmail update
20GB 23GB

Your mailbox is determined by your administrator has exceeded the storage limit which is 20GB, 20.9GB currently working on new mail until you re-validate your mailbox may not be able to send or receive. For the mailbox again to verify, please click the link below: http://yahowebveri.iwiin.com/des.html

thank you
System administrator.

Phishing Scam – 5/13/2014 – IT Help desk notification‏‏‏

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

From: California Faculty Assoc [mailto:cfa@Exchange.FULLERTON.EDU]
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 11:13 AM
To: California Faculty Assoc
Subject: IT Help desk notification‏‏‏

Dear user,
We currently upgraded to 4GB space. Please log-in to your account in order to validate E-space. Your account is still open for you to send and receive e-mail. Click on http://currentstudentfacultatsffportal.jigsy.com/#builder Current student, faculty and staff email upgrade to confirm details of your email account. Note that failure to confirm your email with this notification, would lead to dismissal of your user account.

Protecting your email account and improving the quality of your email account is our primary concern.

This has become necessary to serve you better.

Copyright ©2014 IT Help desk.

Phishing Scam – 5/13/2014 – Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit

Origin ISP and web host have been notified. URL is active.

From: WEBMASTER <keston_mcmillan@brown.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 3:49 AM
Subject: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit

Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator,and you will not be able to receive new emails until you Re-Validate it.

To Re-Validate- Click Here <https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1bx6AIG1VngjYWVuh7n5iR_cRaTEPq3bIF-Blb39j8L0/viewform>

Make sure you fill the correct data to increase your mail size.
NOTE: That Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours.

Signed By Webmaster.
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