From: Support <email@example.com> —> Not a Wesleyan address Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 8:42 AM To: “firstname.lastname@example.org” <email@example.com> Subject: Pending Message You have 5 new Pending Message to retrieve during our last email outages RETRIEVE —> address actually, goes to hxxr://members.westnet.com.ax7/~oooo365/o/three.html Sincerely Mail PostMaster —> Not a legitimate Wesleyan Signature
ITS has noticed a high volume of phishing email. Most recently, these messages have included attempts to replicate the Wesleyan logo and banners and are being distributed through other Wesleyan accounts. Wesleyan ITS will not request your credentials over email. We advise you to go to your WesPortal to change them, if needed. If you … Read morePhishing email increase alert
Sent: Wednesday, September 20, 2017 8:20 PM To: xxxxx, xxxxx Subject: Invoice number 647003812 Notification Dear Client, Here is your invoice dated 21 Sep 17. Give me a phone call at 01322 444908, if you have any questions regarding this invoice. See Invoice Below: hxxpr://ladymicki.cox/Invoice-Dated-21-Sep-17-12787148683/SGYO-JQB/2017/ –> This address will install malware on your system. Thank you!
From: “Wesleyan Universityr” <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 at 9:52 AM -0400 Subject: important To: “Xxxxx, Xxxxx” <email@example.com> Dear firstname.lastname@example.org, You are required to update your account. CLICK HERE Security Service Wesleyan University The originating address looks legitimate. However, if you try to look them up in the address book they do not … Read more09/19/2017 Subject: important
From: Wesleyan University <email@example.com> Subject: You have (1) new Message Date: September 12, 2017 at 8:37:41 PM EDT To: Recipients <firstname.lastname@example.org> Dear User, You have (1) new Security Mail. Kindly CLICK HERE to read now. Wesleyan University The “From” address is not a valid Wesleyan address. The link takes you to a totally invalid … Read more09/12/2017 Subject: You have (1) new Message
Hello, all. In light of the Equifax security breach below are some resources to read. Please, be vigilant at home and work to avoid phishing scams. The bad guys will be working to get your money and more information about you like your SSN, Drivers license number, bank and credit card numbers. The scammers will likely, … Read moreEquifax and your Credit security information
From: “Wesleyan University Library” <email@example.com> –>Convincing looking “From” address. Date: Sep 11, 2017 5:08 PM Subject: Library Notifications To: a wesleyan person Cc: Dear Student, This is to inform you that your access to Wesleyan University Library Databases will expire soon. Due to security precautions established to protect Wesleyan University Libraries System, you have to renew your … Read more09/11/2017 Subject: Library Notifications
The “Wesleyan University” address is actually, firstname.lastname@example.org. Not a Wesleyan Address. The “CLICK HERE“ is a downloadable malware package. It is not a web Redirect and you will be infected. There is no signature or specific contact person identified.
From: Director Bobzien [mailto:BODBobzien@reston.org] Sent: Friday, September 08, 2017 11:04 AM Subject: Message From Administrator your Webmail Account need verification Immediately. Please Verify now to Keep email Account active. ——–>the shortcut in BLUE actually, goes to hxxp://tyjuanmsta.bplaced.net/bloog/upd/int/sys/12XY. The original message text is actually, red.