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Month: June 2016

Phishing Scam – 06/30/16 – To All Faulty/Staff

URL is active and blocked at the border. URL is blocked on Trend. Origin ISP and Web Host have been notified.

From: Hamid Khankeh <hamid.khankeh@ki.se [mailto:hamid.khankeh@ki.se]>
Date: Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 8:41 AM
To: Hamid Khankeh <hamid.khankeh@ki.se [mailto:hamid.khankeh@ki.se]>
Subject: RE: To All Faulty\Staff
To All Faulty\Staff
  We have currently upgraded our Server to 50GB inbox space.Please log-in to your user account to validate E-space.
Your emails won’t be delivered by our server,unless email account is confirmed. protecting your email account is our primary concern, for account update CLICK HERE [http://itsystemteam15.my-free.website/]  should you have any questions please contact the IT Helpdesk.
INSTITUTE OF EDUCATION.
 Copyright ©2016 ITS Help Desk.   

Phishing Scam – 6/30/16 – Help

Web Host has been notified. URL is active and blocked at the boarder. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: <********@ksu.edu>
To: “info@ksu.edu”
Subject: Help
Date: Thu, 30 Jun 2016 03:08:23 +0000

Your e-mail account was LOGIN today by Unknown IP address Unknown IP 232.22.88 233,click on the Administrator link below to validate your e-mail account or your account will be temporary block for sending more messages.
Click Below Link To Validate Your Account
http://ipesa.com.ar/ksu.edu/

Phishing Scam – 6/29/16 – Helpdesk Mail Box Verification!!!

Origin ISP and Web Host have been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: “Monteiro, Elissa M” <elissa-monteiro@uiowa.edu>
Subject: Helpdesk Mail Box Verification!!!
Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 20:31:31 +0000

It is important for you to know that we are currently updating our data base to the current version, in other to keep your email clean and safe kindly CLICK HERE [http://accesspoint4.wapka.mobi/index.xhtml] to enable us update your E-mail, failure to do this your account will be suspended.
Thanks,
Admin Department
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Phishing Scam – 6/29/16 – Email Login Verification

Origin ISP and Web Host have been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. URL is being blocked by Trend.

From: K-State Admin [mailto:halacha500@gmail.com]
Sent: Friday, June 24, 2016 8:59 AM
Subject: Email Login Verification

Dear Email User,

Our webmail IP Security service discovered irregular Log-in attempts on your email account from IP location (213.1.1.674). and also been used to send out spam messages as against our policy. For security purpose we will be closing down this Account unless you click the link below to re-validate your mailbox for verification username and password.

http://zmbnwcnnect.d-abord.net/

We strongly advice you not to share your password with anyone for your Email security purpose.

Copyright © 2005-201418 Web Email Admin, Inc. All rights reserved.

Phishing Scam – 6/29/16 – Files

Origin ISP and web host have been notified.URL is active and blocked at the border. The URL is being blocked by Trend.

From: Herring, Ali [mailto:ajherring@student.lagrange.edu]
Sent: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:26 PM
Subject: Files
Hello,
I’m trying to send you some files  through attachment, but it is multiple, so i had to save it online and shared Click here [http://tinyurl.com/joyzate] to view.

Phishing Scam – 6/28/16 – Account Update

Origin ISP and Web Host have been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. URL is being blocked by Trend.

From: KAMEI K. <kenju.kamei@durham.ac.uk>
Subject: Account Update
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2016 22:32:37 +0000

This is to inform you that our webmail Admin Server is currently congested, and your Mailbox is out of date. We are currently deleting all inactive accounts so please confirm that your e-mail account is still active by updating your current and correct details by CLICKING HERE <http://portalfrontdesk.96.lt/> <http://portalfrontdesk.96.lt/>
Thanks,
Admin Department
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Phishing Scam – 6/28/16 – Help Desk

Web Host has been notified. URL is active and blocked at the boarder. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: ********@ksu.edu
Subject: Help Desk
Date: June 28, 2016 at 3:59:59 PM CDT

ITS Service Desk Support requires your immediate re-activation of your Email account. This is to upgrade email account to the new Outlook Web App/Owa for 2016 version. Inability to complete this procedure will render your account inactivate. Activate by completing the survey procedure. CLICK HERE [http://helpdeskliveupdate1.webeden.co.uk/] and follow instruction.
Regards, 
IT Service Desk Support

Phishing Scam – 6/29/16 – Password Expiration Upgrade Your Account

Origin ISP and Web Host have been notified. URL is active and blocked at the border. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: Kansas State Portal
Subject: Password Expiration Upgrade Your Account
Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 01:26:42 +0700

Attention,
Your Password Expires in 2 hours you are to Update your Account below via the ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT PAGE We are currently deleting all inactive accounts so please confirm that your e-mail account is still active.
Click on UPDATE-ACCOUNT

If Account is not Update in the next 2 hours your next log-in access will be declined.

Regards,
KSU Admin Helpdesk.

Phishing Scam – 06/24/16 – Webmail Update for ********@k-state.edu

URL is not active and is blocked at the border. URL is listed on Trend. Notified Web Host.

From: KSU
Sent: Friday, June 24, 2016 7:57 AM
To: ******** ********
Subject: Webmail Update for ********@k-state.edu
    Dear ********@k-state.edu,
Due to high number of inactive accounts on the server, all users are advised to update their account within 48 hours of receiving this notice, using the link below to update their account activity.
Use this link [http://babyandcoimport.com.au/k-state/edu.html] to login and update your account activity.
 Failure to update might process your account as inactive, and you may experience interruption of services or undue errors. Please comply.
 Thanks,
 IT Help Desk
Kansas State University
The information transmitted is intended only for ********@k-state.edu and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon, this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you received this in error, please contact the sender and delete the material from any computer.
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Phishing Scam – 06/23/16 – From Help Desk..Update your account to avoid service interruption.

URL is active, blocked at border, submitted to Trend. Web Host and ISP were notified.

From: ******** ********
Sent: Thursday, June 23, 2016 4:25 AM
Subject: From Help Desk..Update your account to avoid service interruption.
Dear:Kansas State University Web Mail Subscriber, We hereby announce to you that your email
account has exceeded its storage limit. You wouldn’t be unable to send and receive mails and your
email account will be deleted from our server. To avoid this problem, you are advised to verify
your email account by clicking on the link below,
http://tinyurl.com/hertkxo [http://www.google.com/url?q=http%3A%2F%2Ftinyurl.com%2Fhertkxo&sa=D&sntz=1&usg=AFQjCNG0SC8InFhwXwzbjPnD5TlL2oZDpw]
if unable to click copy and paste in a new browser.
Regards,
Mail System Administrator
Copyright 2016 E-mail Account Upgrade