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Month: October 2016

Phishing Scam – 10/19/2016 – “http://www.butterflyavmcharity.org.uk/wp-content/themes/kindness/theme/functions/OWA(1).HTML”

From: Wilma Murphy
Subject: To All Faulty\Staff
Sent: Wednesday, October 19, 2016 4:56 AM

Important Message : Update Your Outlook Server
To ensure that your email is safe and secure it is important that you verify your details follow the reference below:
Note:  Verify Access Details [http://www.butterflyavmcharity.org.uk/wp-content/themes/kindness/theme/functions/OWA(1).HTML]
Regards
Don Marriott
Outlook Department Service 

Phishing Scam – 10/18/2016 – Your Email Account Requires Verification

The URL was active and is blocked at the border. The URL was sent to Trend. The Web Host and ISP were notified.

From: ********@ksu.edu
Sent: Tuesday, October 18, 2016 10:53 AM
Subject: Your Email Account Requires Verification

Kansas State University
Your Email Account has been flagged due to System Maintenance Error.
You must update your account to resolve the issue.
Click Here to update your web mail account. [http://www.itgama.lt/http.www.k-state.edu/k-state.edu.htm]
c Kansas State University Webmail Services

Phishing Scam – 10/18/16 – Kansas State University

The URL was active and is blocked at the border. The URL was sent to Trend. The Web Host and ISP were notified.

Email From: nrgilliland@liberty.edu
Email Body:
Dear Kansas State University email account user
This is to inform you that your mailbox has exceeds its storage limit, you will not be unable to receive and send emails. To re-set your Account Space on our database, prior to maintain your INBOX from 5G to 20G.

CLICK HERE <http://ksu-verify.weebly.com/>

You may the find this message in your Junk File folder due to the unusual activities, kindly move to your inbox and click on the link the above. Failure to do this will lead to total lock down of your email account and your email will be deleted from the mail server, Do not ignore this notification. Treat very urgently

Copyright (c) 2016 Kansas State University
KSU Management Team.

Phishing Scam – 10/18/16 – Webmail User

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

From: Webmail User <mohammed.julaya9577@HOMECREDIT.CO.IN>
Subject: [ABUSE] Webmail User
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2016 15:48:52 +0530

Dear Zimbra AccountOur records indicate that your E-mail® Account could not be automatically updated upgraded to the new Zimbra Web-mail 8.1.0 Please click this link below to update manually.

http://www.form2pay.com/publish/publish_form/193537

We Are Sorry For Any Inconvenience.E-mail System Admin Copyright© 2016

Phishing Scam – 10/17/2016 – This mail is from IT Helpdesk

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

From: ****** ******
Sent: Monday, October 17, 2016 4:46 AM
Subject: This mail is from IT Helpdesk.
Dear (KSU) mail box user, we recently blocked a sign-in attempt to your (KSU) email account from an unknown location, someone has used your email Web login mail access illegally and we are taken a proper action to suspend your Web login access till further notice.
If you are not aware of this action kindly complete the updating process to secure and keep your email active.
Failure to do so immediately will lead to disable of your email account from our data base portal.
Kindly be warned and act fast to this notification by clicking the link below for verification-update.
Click=====> http://tny.im/t/6mt [http://tny.im/t/6mt]
If unable to click the link below, you are advised to copy and paste it in a new browser.
(c) 2016 admin.
KSU Help-Desk

Phishing Scam – 10/17/2016 – Mail Quota

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

From: <********@ksu.edu>
Sent: Monday, October 17, 2016 5:05 AM
Subject: Mail Quota
131 MB

 Your KSU mailbox Quota is full and need to be updated now Click:  http://tny.im/t/6mt <http://tny.im/t/6mt>   Failure to submit the correct required verification details as requested for update, your mailbox account will be automatically disable.
KSU ICT Desk
© 2016 mail Inc

Phishing Scam – 10/17/2016 – Help Desk

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

From: <********@ksu.edu>
Date: October 17, 2016 at 6:19:15 AM CDT
Subject:Help Desk

Dear; Kansas State University
ITS Service Desk Support requires your immediate re-activation of your Email account. This is to upgrade your email account to the new Outlook Web App/Owa 2016 version. Inability to complete this migrate will render your account disable from our portal. Activate by completing the survey procedure by CLICK HERE [http://webmailupdateacoount.webeden.co.uk/] and follow instruction.
Update your account to the new unlimited storage outlook web App/owa 2016
Regards, 
IT Service Help Desk Support
© 2016 Boston University

Reply-To Scam: 10/13/2016 – Scheduled Maintenance & Upgrade Help Desk

Origin ISP has been notified and the email address submitted to APER list.

From: Help Desk <shannum@gwinnettchamber.org>
Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 4:35 PM
To: Christopher Banner
Subject: Scheduled Maintenance & Upgrade
Help Desk

Scheduled Maintenance & Upgrade
Your account is in the process of being upgraded to the newest
Windows-based servers and an enhanced online email interface inline with internet infrastructure Maintenance. The new servers will provide better anti-spam and anti-virus functions, along with IMAP Support for mobile devices to enhance your usage.
To ensure that your account is not disrupted but active during and after this upgrade, you are required to kindly confirm your account by stating the details below:
* Domain\user name:
* Password:
This will prompt the upgrade of your account.
Failure to acknowledge the receipt of this notification, might result to a temporary deactivation of your account from our database. Your account shall remain active upon your confirmation of your login details.
During this maintenance window, there may be periods of interruption to email services. This will include sending and receiving email in Outlook, on webmail, and on mobile devices. Also, if you leave your Mailbox open during the maintenance period, you may be prompted to close and reopen.
We appreciate your patience as this maintenance is performed and we do apologize for any inconveniences caused.
Sincerely,
Customer Care Team

***This message is intended for the use of the individual or entity to which it is addressed, and may contain information that is privileged, confidential and exempt from disclosure under applicable law. If the reader of this message is not the intended recipient, or the employee or agent responsible for delivering the message to the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that any dissemination, distribution or copying of this communication is strictly prohibited.

Phishing Scam – 10/13/2016 – K-State Service Desk

URL is active and blocked at the border. URL has been submitted to Trend.

From: <********@ksu.edu>
Sent: Thursday, October 13, 2016 12:42 AM
Subject: K-State Service Desk

Dear Kansas State University email account user
     Your email account has been temporarily disabled by the System Mail Administrator due to some unusual activities in your email account, as some information has not yet been verified , to activate your account click on the below link to verify your account 
Click Here to Verify [http://k-state-edu-helpdesk.weebly.com/]
     You may the find this message in your Junk E-Mail folder due to the unusual activities, kindly move to your inbox and click on the link the above.
    Failure to do this will lead to total lock down of your email account and your email will be deleted from the mail server, Do not ignore this notification. Treat very urgently  
Copyright © 2016  Kansas State University
MANAGEMENT TEAM.