Category Archives: Information Security Alerts

PHISH: Subject: Your mailbox is full.

From: LAST, FIRST
Sent: Monday, October 20, 2014 9:19 AM
To: LAST, FIRST
Subject: Your mailbox is full.
Your mailbox is full.
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Your mailbox need to be cleanup, no longer send messages. Please cleanup your mailbox. By Automatically clicking on <<LINK REMOVED>> and fill out the necessary mailbox requirement to cleanup your mailbox Quota.
IMPORTANT NOTE: You won’t be able to receive [...]

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PHISH: Subject: Email Account Validation Security Update

From: Microsoft Windows [<<EMAIL REMOVED>>]
Sent: Wednesday, October 15, 2014 8:03 PM
To: LAST, FIRST
Subject: Email Account Validation Security Update
Dear <<EMAIL REMOVED>> ,
Our system detected this email is blacklisted.
Please its very important you remove your email from blacklisted system to avoid shutting down your email or loosing important mails.
<<LINK REMOVED>>Click here to [...]

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PHISH: Subject Shipping Details for NAME at wlu.edu

From: <<EMAIL REMOVED>> [mailto:<<EMAIL REMOVED]
Sent: Thursday, October 09, 2014 2:06 PM
To: LAST, FIRST
Subject: Shipping Details for <<NAME REMOVED>> at wlu.edu
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Order Info
<<LINK REMOVED>>
Thank you for buying at our store!
Date ordered: October 07/ 2014
For your information that your order is on its way to you. We also provided invoice file to your [...]

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PHISH: Subject: Online Income

From: Mia Larson [<<EMAIL REMOVED>>]
Sent: Monday, October 13, 2014 1:27 PM
To: LAST, FIRST
Subject: Online Income
Hello,
People are wanted for easy work consisting of simple tasks like filling out online forms and answering email.
What can I offer you is access to hundreds of companies willing to pay you for your opinion.
No obligations [...]

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PHISH: Subject: W.L-Web-mail Team

From: <<EMAIL REMOVED>>
Date: October 12, 2014 at 10:51:07 AM EDT
To: undisclosed-recipients:;
Subject: W.L-Web-mail Team
Dear Staff and student,
This is to inform all staff and student of W.L University that due to the congestion in w.L.u Communications accounts and removal of all unused accounts an upgrade is needed, kindly update your email account [...]

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PHISH: Subject: update

From: Help Desk <<EMAIL REMOVED>>
Sent: Tuesday, October 7, 2014 6:07 AM
To: info at update.edu
Subject: update
For your security, the Washington and Lee University has safeguarded your email account when there is a possibility that someone other than you is attempting to sign on. As part of our ongoing commitment to provide the “Best [...]

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PHISH: Subject: SERVICE ALERT

From: FIRST LAST [mailto:<<EMAIL REMOVED>>]
Sent: Monday, October 06, 2014 2:56 PM
Subject: SERVICE ALERT
Importance: High
DEAR USER,
WE CURRENTLY UPGRADED TO 4GB SPACE.CLICK HERE ON: WEBMAIL STAFF/STUDENT UPGRADE <<LINK REMOVED>>
 

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PHISH: Subject: helpdesk@mail.wlu.edu

STUDENTS do not respond
From: mail.wlu.edu <<EMAIL REMOVED>>
Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2014 8:01 PM
Subject: helpdesk@mail.wlu.edu
Dear mail.wlu.edu user due to high rate of Phishing mails receive, the web-mail database is undergoing an account upgrade Process. All subscribers are required to reply to this email:
(<<EMAIL REMOVED>>) with their username and password to ensure [...]

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PHISH: Subject: Important Notification or New Notification

American Express PHISH
If you get one please forward as attachment to the following two addresses:
AMEX: spoof@americanexpress.com
And, the AntiPhishingWorkingGroup (APWG): reportphishing@apwg.org
MESSAGE
NEW! Card Security Procedures
For Your Security:
Dear CardMember,
We changed security screening procedures for online card access.
Please follow the given instructions in order to comply with our additional security requirements. By authenticating your account, you [...]

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PHISH: Subject: my new photo ;)

—–Original Message—–
From: FIRST [mailto:<<EMAIL REMOVED>>]
Sent: Friday, September 26, 2014 7:31 AM
Subject: my new photo
<<ATTACHMENT REMOVED>>

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