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Employment scams are on the rise targeting students as well as adults.  The most common scams that we see are: 1) Job offers–Identity take-over, Bank account fraud 2) Spoofed email addressto look like it came from inside Wesleyan to extract HR/tax/employment information 3) Fake logon page to extract credentials   Job offers—These emails are designed […]

This is an example of a blackmail email.  The passwords are old and form one of the countless breaches companies have had the lsat several years.  The phrasing can vary a bit and the password will be old.  However, it may be active if you haven’t ever changed it.   Please, red the article on […]

This is 100% legitimate. Wesleyan is launching a Cybersecurity Awareness program. The letter should look very similar to the following screenshot. Additionally, here is the link referenced in the screenshot below: https://wesleyanedu.service-now.com/kb_view.do?sysparm_article=KB0010767

All Staff and Students are expected to migrate to the New 2018 Microsoft Outlook Web portal to access the below, click here to migrate  <—This link takes you to another site asking for your credentials.                                                                                                                                   hxxpc://outlook2018.editor.multiscreensite.com/preview/5615c5d3?devices=desktop · Access the new staff directory · Access your pay slips and P60s · Update your ID photo · E-mail […]

STUDENT JOB I am Dr. Greenfield is a co-founder of California Heart Associates in Orange County, California. I am a board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Clinical Lipidology. I received my B.A. from City University of New York, Brooklyn College, and my M.D. from the State University of New York- Downstate Medical Center. […]

From: Susan Miller [rcureton@cox.net] Sent: Thursday, December 14, 2017 6:33 PM To: Wesleyan staff member Subject: RE: Outstanding INVOICE HFWUF/413496/9615 Hi Wes Staff Member! Please kindly find the purchases list with the details of items as attached. Sorry last time I forgot to add them. http://mirabrasil.net/INCORRECT-INVOICE/  —>This address will download malware or a virus Kind Regards, […]

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.

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

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