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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: New Notification Regarding Your Payroll

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

     

    Phishing Email: 
    Hi,
    You Have 1 New Message Regarding Your New Payroll
    www.brocku.ca/hr-ehs/payroll/2016_BW_Schedule.pdfpdf
    Regards
    © 2016 Brock University.

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: BROCK UNIVERSITY

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 
    Dear Brock University email account user
    Your email account has been temporarily disabled by the System Mail Administrator due to some unusual activities in your email account, as some information has not yet been verified , to activate your account click on the below link to verify your account
    <https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/5QB8FZY> <http://www.mobosurvey.com/SBSXF1> <https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/K92TQ9K> <https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/K92TQ9K>    <http://blue-mountain-college.weebly.com/> Click Here to Verify <http://accountverifiy.weebly.com/>  <http://universityadelaide.weebly.com/>  <http://sydny-edu-au.weebly.com/>
    You may the find this message in your Junk E-Mail folder due to the unusual activities, kindly move to your inbox and click on the link the above.
    Failure to do this will lead to total lock down of your email account and your email will be deleted from the mail server, Do not ignore this notification. Treat very urgently
    Copyright © 2016 Brock University
    BROCK MANAGEMENT TEAM.

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Support.

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

     
    Phishing Email: 
    Your e-mail account was LOGIN today by Unknown IP address, Click on the Administrator link below and LOGIN to validate and Verify your e-mail account or your account will be temporary block for sending more messages.
    CLICK LINK BELOW
    http://helpdeskalert.sitey.me/ <http://helpdeskalert.sitey.me/>

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: RE: 2016 Employee Engagement Survey.

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

     

     Phishing Email: 
    Hello ,
    This is a notice to all staff/employee that we are participating in the Phoenix Business Journal’s 2016 Best Places to Work in the Valley program. To compete,all employees are required to complete a short employee engagement survey. This is your opportunity to provide honest feedback about Our Institution,culture and your work experience. The institution will have the opportunity to view aggregate results of the survey, but your identity will be kept confidential.
    The survey will take fewer than 10 minutes to complete. To access the online survey, click on the link below,login to your staff/employee email to receive your unique survey link .Copy and paste it into your browser after filling the verification form.
    Employee Survey
    Please do not forward this email, as the survey link can only be used once.
    The survey needs to be completed immediately.
    Thank you in advance for your participation.

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: RE: Validate Account.

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 

    Dear User,

    You will not be able to send/receive more emails until you visit the below help-desk portal link to restore your email access.
    CLICK HERE to avoid suspension.
    Copyright 2016
    211.206.21.31

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Unusual Sign-in Activity

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 

     

    Sent: Tue 8/23/2016 2:08 PM
    Subject: Unusual Sign-in Activity

    We noticed a login attempt to your BROCKU account from an unrecognized device on Monday, August 23, 2016. 

    As part of our Security Agreement we have place your account on “Limitation”.
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    Please follow the link below to keep your BROCKU account safe:
    Click to verify your account password <http://hardsystem.net/wordpress/wp-content/plugins/wpsecone/mailbox.brocku.ca.htm>
    Thanks for taking these additional steps to keep your account safe.
     <https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/mRwfemYb-UHgOnmjx0G8YgqJWPczHGxmcFH0tbzFZzPjMMkStserMlcLjQnNFvHdxQ=s0-d-e1-ft#http://l.yimg.com/sf/sp.gif> t
    ©2016 Brock University  students and staffs  Affairs.
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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Verify Update

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 

     

     
    Sent: Tue 8/16/2016 2:56 PM
    Subject: Verify Update
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    We noticed a login attempt to your Brock account from an unrecognized device on Tuesday, August 16, 2016.
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    As part of our Security Agreement we have place your account on “Limitation”.
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    Please follow the link below to keep your Brock account safe:
    Click to verify your account password <http://www.thethirdmanin.com/includes/js/tabs/mailbox.brocku.ca.htm>
    Thanks for taking these additional steps to keep your account safe.
     <https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/mRwfemYb-UHgOnmjx0G8YgqJWPczHGxmcFH0tbzFZzPjMMkStserMlcLjQnNFvHdxQ=s0-d-e1-ft#http://l.yimg.com/sf/sp.gif> t
    © 2016 Brock University / Niagara Region / 1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way / St. Catharines, ON, L2S 3A1 Canada.
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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: IT Support/Help-desk

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 

    Sent: Thu 8/11/2016 9:22 AM
    Subject: IT Support/Help-desk
    To All Email Users,
    Note: Our new updated Web-mail have been improved with a new messaging system which also include faster usage on email, shared calendar, web-documents and the new 2016 anti-Spam version. Kindly use the link below to complete your 2016 Web-mail User authentication form and re-validation of details. Your account remains active after you have successfully confirmed your account details. Thank you and we apologize for any inconvenience.
    CLICK on Outlook Web Access <http://xprs.imcreator.com/free/itsupprt/itsupportsystem>  to update immediately.
    IT Support/Help-desk
    © Copyright 2016 Microsoft
    All right Reserved.

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Important Message From ITS

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 

     
    Sent: Tuesday, August 09, 2016 8:55 AM
    Subject: Important Message From ITS
    Dear OWA User
    We received your request at 8.19AM Auguest 8th 2016 to delete your OWA Mailbox permanently. Please reconfirm your request by choosing either of the two options below. If you fail to click on Option1 we will have no other choice than to delete your OWA Mailbox permanently.
    1. Click here to continue using our service (log in your details)
    2. Click here to discontinue using our service.
    Note : Please DO NOT change your Password after the verification so we can Update your BrockU OWA Mailbox.
    Yours Sincerely,
    BrockU Helpdesk

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Messages on hold

    The email below is an example of a Phishing Attempt that was received by users on campus. If you’ve received this email, do not click on any of the contained links and delete it from your inbox.

    Please note that Brock will never send emails asking for your personal information.

    If you identify an email you think is a phishing attack, or you are concerned you may have fallen victim, contact the service desk at x4357 or email us at itsecurity@brocku.ca

    Phishing Email: 

    Sent: August-02-16 8:09 PM
    Subject: Messages on hold

    [Postmaster] Messages on hold

     

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