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Monthly Archive for November, 2017

As you may have heard in the media, the latest Mac OS upgrade, High Sierra, has a serious security vulnerability.  We are strongly advising not to do this upgrade at this time.  If you have already done so, please notify us through your portal (ITS Services> Report an Issue) and a Desktop Support person will […]

From: “Nathan D. Peters” <checkinganna@gmail.com>  –>Not really from Nate as the email address is a gmail account. Date: Monday, November 27, 2017 at 1:56 PM To: xxxxx xxxxxx <xxxxx@wesleyan.edu> Subject: Hello xxxxx. Are you there? get back to me here as soon as you get this message i have some information to pass across to you. Bad […]


The source address is NOT a Wesleyan address. The link provided downloads a payload that compromises your machine.

There was an unexpected interruption on the network from 6:40-7:55 am. Connectivity has been restored. We are working with our provider on the root cause of the issue.

11/14/2017 Subject: Canada Air

From: Al Stillwell [mailto:admin@spinzone.org] Sent: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 10:59 AM To: xxxxxxxxx Subject: Canada Air   The blue link actually, takes you to—hxxp://myalohavacation.com/yfhinrse.ee/456

From: NavyFederal [mailto:Navy.as@update.org]  Fake address Sent: Monday, November 13, 2017 2:56 PM To: xxxxx, xxxxx <xxxx@wesleyan.edu> Subject: Important Notice !   There were too many fake links on the is email to edit.  Suffice it to say any link you click in this email will send you to a bad site.  Delete this email, please.

From: iasen11@rambler.ru [mailto:iasen11@rambler.ru] —>Not an originating Wesleyan address Sent: Thursday, November 09, 2017 4:18 AM To: Szady, Eugenia <xxxxxx@wesleyan.edu> Subject: Re WesUserID Whats up xxxxx You are going to be charged USD 1,881.81 on your Mastercard card instantly. See attachment for information. Password is 5558 Respectfully yours, Lester   There was a Word doc attached but […]

From: Email Team [mailto:guizhen_wu@avc.co]  —> Not a wesleyan source address. Not from Wesleyan. Sent: Tuesday, November 7, 2017 1:48 PM To: xxxx, xxxxx <xxxxxx@wesleyan.edu> –> Your name, here Subject: Warning …. (Upgrade) xxxxxxx@wesleyan.edu –> Your name, here.   Dear user You are hereby notified of your mailbox restrictions November 7, 2017 run out, upgrade. Please note that […]

From: “Wesleyan University” <smeyer@dbq.edu>  –>Not a Wesleyan address Subject: You Have {1} New Important Message Date: October 27, 2017 at 7:51:10 AM EDT To: xxxxxxx@wesleyan.edu   Dear xxxxxxxxx@wesleyan.edu, Logon in to your wesleyan Email account to verify your mail and view incoming message. CLICK HERE TO VERIFY –> Actually, resolved (points) to  hffp://xxx.yviphoto.nl/wesleyan.htm and this is not a […]