This is a reply-to scam. The scammer is trying to impersonate Warren Buffett. Google and Microsoft have been notified.
From: Warren Buffett
Date: Tue, Jun 30, 2020, 3:27 PM
Subject: Donation From Warren E. Buffett
My name is Warren Buffett. I’m a philanthropist from American. I have sign
a gift donation payment of $2.700,000.00 Million in your name through the
help of CEO/Managing Director of Pnc Bank Florida Head Office for this year
pandemic crisis as believe success should be used to help each other.so I
know your email address is valid.
Kindly Email me back and I will get back to you with full details about
your donation payment of $2.700,000.00 Million sign today.
Mr. Warren Buffett.
This is a reply to scam, the scammer is trying to steal money by impersonating someone of authority. We notified Google and Microsoft.
We are seeing many of these come in. We will add to this post the email addresses used to impersonate department heads, deans, and administration.
From: **** <firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com]>
Date: June 30, 2020 at 6:30:15 PM CDT
To: ****@ksu.edu [mailto:****@ksu.edu]
Hello are you available?
Please, I need your assistance urgently
Professor, Head and IGP Institute Director
Grain Science & Industry Department
Manhattan, KS 66506
Phishing Scam where they are impersonating.
From: ****** <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, June 29, 2020 3:16 PM
To: ****** <******@ksu.edu>
Available? Cell phone number?
Phishing Scam with a link to a storage with the password: 7777 added to a previous email scam portion has been bolded.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, June 29, 2020 2:21 PM
To: ********** <*****@ksu.edu>
Subject: Re: K-State Admissions Representative Feedback Request
I have made some edits. Please check.
Archive password: 7777
Hello from K-State!
We appreciate the cooperation and assistance you have provided to *****, the Admissions Representative representing Kansas State University in your area. To help ensure that the work of this representative is in the best interest of your students and school, we would appreciate your confidential observations of their professional behavior and interactions. We hope to use the feedback we receive from you and your colleagues at other schools to help us select and train our admissions staff. Of course, your identity will be protected.
To share your feedback, please complete this survey<https://kstate.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9S5oH6oo7JortiJ>. It should take no more than approximately 10 minutes to complete. We would love to receive your responses by March 1st.
Please do not hesitate to let me know if there are any questions. Thank you for your time!
Reply to Phishing Scam acting as a part time job ad. This scam has been reported to Microsoft do not reply to this message.
From: Thomas Mcmahon
Sent: Saturday, June 27, 2020 5:11 PM
Subject: Weekly Position Announcement t FT/PT TM
You were referred with 10 other students from the Universities Educational Chamber Of Commerce to work and study for $400 weekly,Disability Resources and Educational Services looking for you to fill up this available position !
If interested, Kindly send your phone Number and personal email address for better communication for more details also need.
Phishing Scam with an attachment download that has malicious code used to harvest users accounts.
From: DocuScan – K-state <email@example.com<mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org>>
Sent: Thursday, June 25, 2020 10:10 AM
Subject: New Scanned File-ML6V045271 From Your Contact
A New File from K-state was Scanned to you, details below:
File Type : Pdf/htm
File Size : 87 kb
Time-Shared : 25 June, 2020
Recipient : ******@k-state.edu<mailto:******@k-state.edu>
Download to View Files
This message was sent to *********@k-state.edu<mailto:*********@k-state.edu>
© Μicrosoft Services for K-state.edu 2020.
The information contained in this message may be CONFIDENTIAL and is for the intended addressee only. Any unauthorized use, dissemination of the information, or copying of this message is prohibited. If you are not the intended addressee, please notify the sender immediately and delete this message.
Phishing Scam with a link with document being shared through Sharepoint.
From: Travis Smith <email@example.com>
Sent: Wednesday, June 24, 2020 11:02 AM
Subject: TRAVIS SMITH has shared a documеnt with yоu
TRAVIS SMITH has shared a documеnt with yоu
This message was sent by [Sharepoint]