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Month: June 2017

Phishing Scam – 6/27/17-Good Afternoon, Dr. Bosco sent you a secure message.

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From: ******* *******
Date: June 27, 2017 at 12:15:38 PM CDT
To: ******* *******
Subject:Good Afternoon, Dr. Bosco sent you a secure message.
Reply-To:noreply@k-state.edu [mailto:noreply@k-state.edu]
Good Afternoon *******@k-state.edu [mailto:*******@k-state.edu],
       You have a new secure message from Dr Bosco, open message [http://houseofdealsbarbados.com/signin.k-state.edu.html] now.
Note: disregard this message if you have already replied Dr. Bosco.
Regards,
Vice President for Student Life,
Kansas State University
122 Anderson Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506-0102

Phishing Scam – 06/24/17 – Capital One Important Information

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From: “Capital One” <*******@ksu.edu>
Subject: Capital One Important Information
Date: June 24, 2017 at 10:55:38 AM PDT
To: *******@pacbell.net

We want you to update your account details as soon as possible.As part of Our Online Security Commitment
Please visit Secure Update Online protection to restore service access.

Thanks for being a Capital Oneź customer.

Phishing Scam – 06/22/17 – You Have {1} New Important Message

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From: Kansas State University <*******@ksu.edu>
Sent: Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:00 PM
To: ******
Subject: You Have {1} New Important Message
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Dear User,
Sign in to your Kansas State University webmail account to verify your mail to view incoming message.
CLICK HERE TO VERIFY [http://www.key2web.be/gppev/media/com_banners/cloud/forum/main.htm]

Phishing Scam – 06/22/17 – New message: Unauthorization Code You Requested.

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From: “Chase Online.” <*******@ksu.edu>
Subject: New message: Unauthorization Code You Requested.
Date: June 22, 2017 at 9:02:56 AM PDT
To: gabarker@sbcglobal.net

Dear Chase OnlineSM Customer:

Due to security update on our server, some non-active accounts will be shut down and this requires you to validate your checking/savings account within 24 hours, to keep your account active. kindly click below.

Verify your account information to unlock your account and your online access.

Please Click here to recover your account. .
For Security Purposes, your your account will be limited if this update is not attended to immediately If you do not contact us, certain limitations may be placed on your account.
The message will be available in your Secure Message Center until 06/22/2017..

Sincerely,
Chase Online Banking Team

Phishing Scam – 06/22/17 – Important Message

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From: “K-State Email” <*******@ksu.edu [mailto:*******@ksu.edu]>
Subject: Important Message
Date: June 22, 2017 at 11:21:20 AM CDT
To: ******@k-state.edu [mailto:*******@k-state.edu]
Hi,
The password for your K-State eID Account, *********, was recently changed.
If you made this change, you’re all set.
If not, please take these steps to secure your account:
1. Clickhere [http://tinyurl.com/y967z5yh] to recover your account.
2. Visit your Account Information [http://tinyurl.com/y967z5yh] page to review your account recovery data on file.
Thanks,
Kansas State University
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Phishing Scam – 6/21/17 – Email Account Closure

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From: IT DESK <*******@email.ric.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 6:22 PM
To: econ
Subject: EMAIL ACCOUNT CLOSURE
  Dear *******@k-state.edu,
All School email account holder are to upgrade their school email address now, following the link below via office365 server, failure to upgrade your  email account will lead to the closure of your school email account
UPGRADE NOW [http://lifeoftheproudnolimit9011.com/ofv/Verify.php]
You have received this message securely from  IT  Help Desk 

Phishing Scam – 6/20/17 – Important Message

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From: Gary Shi
Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 5:28 PM
Subject: Important Message
Hi,
The password for your K-State eID Account, *********, was recently changed.
If you made this change, you’re all set.
If not, please take these steps to secure your account:
1. Clickhere [http://tinyurl.com/y9c6fsyo] to recover your account.
2. Visit your Account Information [http://tinyurl.com/y9c6fsyo] page to review your account recovery data on file.
Thanks,
Kansas State University
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Phishing Scam – 6/20/17 – Metlife Online: Unusual Account Activities Detected

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Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 1:36 PM
To: ******* ******* <******* @ksu.edu>
Subject: Metlife Online : Unusual Account Activities Detected
Important Information about your MetLife Annuity Plan:
Dear Annuity User,
We have detected irregular activities on your file.
You are required to verify your MetLife Annuities information to confirm your identity.
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Sincerely,
MetLife Insurance
Privacy Policy [https://online.metlife.com/edge/web/public/login] | Terms of Use [https://online.metlife.com/edge/web/public/login]
Copyright © 2017 Metropolitan Life Insurance Company New York, NY – All Rights Reserved
This email and any files transmitted with it are intended only for the person or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. If you received this email in error, please contact the sender immediately and delete this email from your system. If you are not the named addressee, you should not disseminate, distribute, print, or copy the email, or take any action in reliance on its contents.
Disclaimer
The information contained in this communication from the sender is confidential. It is intended solely for use by the recipient and others authorized to receive it. If you are not the recipient, you are hereby notified that any disclosure, copying, distribution or taking action in relation of the contents of this information is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful.
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Phishing Scam – 6/20/17 – Unusual Activities Detected – Verify

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Sent: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 2:23 PM
To: ******* ********<*******@ksu.edu>
Subject: Unusual Activities Detected – Verify
We have detected irregular activities on your file.
You are required to verify your information to confirm your identity.
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Sincerely,
Account Monitoring Team.