Recent Phishing Emails on Campus
DO NOT respond to these or any email that looks similar
- November 23, 2017
From: Harris, Dionne <DHarris@rivco.org>
Subject: Outlook/Exchange Users.
Impacted Groups: 2017 Outlook/Exchange Users
If you are receiving this message, the Outlook / Exchange email servers that provide your email service will undergo scheduled maintenance tonight, November 23, 2017 from 07:00pm to 2:00am
Please click here and log in to your Outlook client prior before 07:00 PM today to enable auto backup of all information's on your mailbox, if you do not log into the auto backup portal, you may lose the connection to your mailbox including all your information's during the maintenance.
If you find it difficult to send or receive messages from your Outlook client after the maintenance period, or tomorrow morning, please close Outlook and then log in again.
We regret this inconvenience and appreciate your patience.
PLEASE DO NOT REPLY DIRECTLY TO THIS MESSAGE.
This is a Broadcast e-mail sent on behalf of the Sender and/or Department. If you
wish to respond, please follow the contact instructions in the message ONLY.
- November 20, 2017
From: Tammy Claire Defoe
Subject: ATTENTION PLEASE: @uwo.ca User
Kindly click on the update link below to get and upgrade to your mail quota and for easy access to incoming emails as your mailbox will be suspended without this upgrade.
[redacted - phishing URL]
- November 20, 2017
From: Email Administrator firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: Your Mailbox Will Be Suspended
Dear: Email User,
Your account will be suspend within 48 hours due to suspicious activities in your mailbox,
please CLICK HERE to verify your email account in other to avoid your account been
suspended and click on the 'Click Here To Verify' button bellow.
- November 17, 2017
From: Loya, Daniel
Subject: Compulsory survey
Please take a moment to complete a survey on incident INC0903501 regarding "help desk survey on your email" Your feedback is extremely valuable.
Click Here for the Help Desk Performance Survey
- November 13, 2017
From: Nancy Parslow
Subject: no subject line
We will be shutting down your Account due to several negligence of Emails previously sent regarding Account upgrade. To avoid this CLICK THIS LINK now and submit Details as you have just 24hrs to Upgrade .
- November 10, 2017
From: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
uwo upgrade, read attached
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