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Month: July 2018

Phishing Scam – 7/16/2018 – EMAIL UPDATE !!!

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From: *********
Sent: Monday, July 16, 2018 9:46 AM
To: *********
Subject: EMAIL UPDATE !!!
This mail is to notify the student and staff of Kansas State University that your account is being logged in from another computer. kindly Click here [http://s741001414.1and1.websitebuilder.online/] in order to verify your account to keep it active .

Phishing Scam – 07/16/18 – Confirm Your Account

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From: Support-Team
Sent: Monday, July 16, 2018 12:45 AM
To: ******** ********
Subject: Confirm Your Account
Office-365 Team
Your office-365 account is out of date. And you may not be able to send or receive messages any moment from now, We recommend you confirm your account within 12 hours.
CONFIRM NOW [https://appgenysis.com/.b6/.xs/?email=********@ksu.edu]
Note: Failure to confirm your mail-box will result to permanent disable.
Regards,
Microsoft 2018 Team

Phishing Scam – 07/15/18 – Students and staffs of Kansas State University Email Update !!!

From: ******* ******* <*******@ksu.edu>
Date: Jul 15, 2018, 11:08 PM -0500
To: ***** ***** <********@ksu.edu>
Subject: Students and staffs of Kansas State University Email Update !!!
This mail is to notify the student and staff of Kansas State University that we will be carrying out an E-mail validation exercise. We will need you to confirm that your account is still in use, please click here [https://form.jotform.com/81959030442153] in order to keep your account active.

Phishing Scam – 07/13/18 – *Important* Verification Required Urgently

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Please confirm your Mailbox.
Hi *******@k-state.edu,
Please sign in *******@k-state.edu from below portal, to retrieve some pending mail(s)
Sign in [http://herosecfa.com/mk/index.php?email=*******@k-state.edu]
Best Regards,
Note:We will never ask you for your payment information just account password confirmation.
2018 © Microsoft Data.

Phishing Scam – 7/13/18 – Please re-confirm your password

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From: Outlook365 <******@campsforkids.org>
Sent: Thursday, July 12, 2018 1:38 PM
To: *******
Subject: Please re-confirm your password
  Please Sign in again.
Dear Chsr,
Please sign in to re-confirm ******@ksu.edu ownership.
Confirm ownership [http://tupaco.com.vn/file.htm?email=chsr@ksu.edu]
Best Regards,
Note:We will never ask you for your payment information just account password confirmation.
2018 © Microsoft Data.

Phishing Scam – 07/12/18 – Your Microsoft subscription will soon expire

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From: Microsoft office team <no-reply_protection@microsoft.com>
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 11:15 AM
To: *******
Subject: Your Microsoft subscription will soon expire
Resent-From: *******

Your Office365 subscription will expire soon

*******
This message is to notify you that your Microsoft account will expire on 07/13/2018?We’ve retained your account for your convenience, so you can continue to access your account and benefits all our services.You need to re-activate your work account for your safetyTo Re-Active Please Click Sign-In [http://jamona.net/templates/layout/wp-content/draft/copy/direct.php] below and log in for your Activation Process >> Sign in << to the Microsoft Online Services.
Thank you for using Microsoft service. We hope you had the opportunity to experience all the great communication and collaboration tools Microsoft Online Services has to offer. We look forward to
continuing to provide these services for your business.
Sincerely,
The Microsoft Online Services Team
2018

Phishing Scam – 07/11/18 – Password Reset Notification

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From: Russell Weigel <Rweigel7725@conestogac.on.ca>
Sent: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 12:40 PM
To: Russell Weigel
Subject: Password Reset Notification
SECURITY MODIFICATION
Your Microsoft Outlook Web Account has recently been subjected to security modification. The action requested is as follows: This automated email contains a link to reset and maintain your Outlook Web App password as your current password has expired.
You need to reset your Microsoft Outlook Web Account password immediately. Click on the Self-Service Password Reset [http://astpierres-first-project.webflow.io/] link to change your password and also secure your Microsoft Outlook Web Account. This link will be active for the next 24 hours. Follow the instructions below to create a new password.
New password should meet the password criteria:
*at least 8 characters.
*contain at least one capital letter
*contain at least one small letter
*contain at least special character
*don’t use the last 3 password used before.
*don’t include the first 2 characters from your user name
  example of good password: A@qr*981
The link above expires after 24 Hours. If you don’t change your password before then, your Outlook Web App account locked for security reasons.
Thank you,     
Maintenance and Operations.
>>>>>>PLEASE DO NOT REPLY TO THIS MESSAGE<<<<<<
This Mailbox is used for OUT-GOING MESSAGES ONLY and is not monitored f10353
Conestoga Official Disclaimer: This email and any attachments are for the sole use of the intended recipients and may be privileged or confidential. Any distribution, printing or other use by anyone else is prohibited. If you are not an intended recipient, please contact the sender immediately, and permanently delete this email and attachments.