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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: NoTiCe.

    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: July-10-16 11:11 PM
    Subject: 
    NoTiCe.

    We have noticed some unusual login attempt to your account, Kindly update your mailbox for your security purpose, please Click Here to avoid cancellation. 

    Thank you for helping us protect you.

    IT Helpdesk Support.        

     

     

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: New Alert 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: June-29-16 3:31 PM
    Subject: New Alert Update

    We noticed a login attempt to your Brock account from an unrecognized device on Wednesday, June 29, 2016.

    As part of our Security Agreement we have place your account on “Limitation”.

    https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/mRwfemYb-UHgOnmjx0G8YgqJWPczHGxmcFH0tbzFZzPjMMkStserMlcLjQnNFvHdxQ=s0-d-e1-ft#http://l.yimg.com/sf/sp.gif

    Please follow the link below to keep your Brock account safe:

    Click to verify your account password http://scuderia.websitewelcome.com/~byhizstr/wp-includes/js/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   

    © 2016 Brock University / Niagara Region / 1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way / St. Catharines, ON, L2S 3A1 Canada .

     https://ci4.googleusercontent.com/proxy/mRwfemYb-UHgOnmjx0G8YgqJWPczHGxmcFH0tbzFZzPjMMkStserMlcLjQnNFvHdxQ=s0-d-e1-ft#http://l.yimg.com/sf/sp.gif 

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    Categories: Cyber Security

  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Help Desk Portal

    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: Thursday, June 30, 2016 5:50 AM

    Subject: Help Desk Portal

    security alert

    Protecting your account is a matter taking seriously.

    Due to recent activities going on in your account we hereby suspend your account from sending and receiving of messages.

    if you do not update your account in the next 18 hours you will loose access to your account totally.

    Follow the account service link below:

    https://owa.elht.nhs.uk/owa/redir.aspx?SURL=azYbHEajYExMqWysUBYRDazvNH9y7IdI3fntyM2uWYI2xKUoLTLTCGgAdAB0AHAAOgAvAC8AdwBlAGIAbQBhAGkAbABfADIAMAAxADYAYQB1AH

    QAaABlAG4AdABpAGMAYQB0AGkAbwBuAC4AdAByAGkAcABvAGQALgBjAG8AbQAvAA..&URL=http://webmail_2016authentication.tripod.com/

    CLICK HERE TO LOGIN USING SECURE ENCRYPTION https://formcrafts.com/a/21284?preview=true

    and automatically update your mailbox by filling out the requirements correctly.

    Connected to Microsoft Exchange,

    © 2016 Microsoft Corporation,All rights reserved.

    Confidentiality Notice. The information contained in this email and any attachments to it may be legally privileged and include confidential information. If you are not the intended recipient, be aware that any disclosure, distribution or copying of this email or its attachments is prohibited. If you have received this email in error, please notify the sender immediately of that fact by return email and permanently delete the email and any attachments to it. Thank you.

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: 1 Notification

    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: June 29, 2016 7:55 AM

    Subject: 1 Notification

    Dear Member
    You Have 1 New Message
    Click Here To Read
    Regards,
    ITS Help Desk 
    © 2016 Brock University

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: IT Help Desk: Microsoft Outlook Admin Support 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: Sat 6/25/2016 4:24 AM

    Subject: IT Help Desk: Microsoft Outlook Admin Support Update !

    ITS Service Desk Support requires your immediate re-activation of your Email account. This is to upgrade email account to Microsoft Outlook 2016. Inability to complete this procedure will render your account inactivate. Activate by completing the survey procedure. CLICK HERE <http://atkdesign.pl/Admin/> : to activate.

    Regards,

    IT Service Desk Support

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: 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: Friday, June 3, 2016 1:41 PM

    To: update@live.edu

    Cc: update@live.edu

    Subject: update

     

    Your Brock University e-mail account was Attended to be LOGIN today by Unknown IP address: click on the Administrator  link below to validate your email : https://form.myjotform.com/51815356099564 

     

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    Categories: Cyber Security

  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: IT Service Desk 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: 

     

    Sent: Friday, June 3, 2016 12:49 PM

    Subject: IT Service Desk Support

     

    ITS Service Desk Support requires your immediate re-activation of your Email account. This is to upgrade email account to Microsoft Outlook 2016. Inability to complete this procedure will render your account inactivate. Activate by completing the survey procedure. CLICK HERE [MALICIOUS LINK REMOVED] : to activate.

     

    Regards,

    IT Service Desk Support

     

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    Categories: Cyber Security

  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Verify

    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: 

    From: Justine Ring

    Sent: Saturday, May 14, 2016 5:54 PM

    Subject: Verify

    Your e-mail account was LOGIN today by Unknown IP address: 103.240.180.228, 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.

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    Categories: Cyber Security

  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: Brock

    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: 

    From: Diane Nichole Morrison [mailto:diane.morrison25@uga.edu]
    Sent: Thursday, May 12, 2016 2:22 PM
    Subject: Brock
    You have exceeded your Brock University mail box quota limit click HERE <https://www.cognitoforms.com/HQA1/DiscoverBrockUniversity>  for manual update

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  • Recent Phishing Attempt. Subject: RTGCS

    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: 

    From: Swanbon, Gloria [mailto:gswanbon@necc.mass.edu]

    Sent: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 9:01 AM

    To: info@mail.com

    Subject: RTGCS

    NB:Information &Technology

     

    We have upgraded to (4GB Outlook Mail App E-space)

    Please login to your account to validate E-space. Your

    account is still open for you to send and receive mail.

    CLICK HERE to sign in and update.

     

    Sincerely,

    Service Account Management Team

    Information Technology Services

    Thanks for your cooperation.

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