Fordham Information Technology - Secure IT: March 2012

Monday, March 26, 2012

E-mail Account Upgrade - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/26/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 26th, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

From: Mail Admin
To: (Recipient List Suppressed)
Date: 03/26/2012 03:39 PM
Subject: E-mail Account Upgrade.
Sent by: gundam_x@cogeco.ca

As part of ongoing corporate security evaluation procedures we have identified an online intrusion in your E-Mail account and our automated system scan shows that your account has been effected by some DGTX virus that might be veryharmful to all our subscribers.

We strongly recommend you to copy or click this url to scan your mailbox now. http://www.wikizag.org/online/index.htm
Please do note that none of your files will be lost during this routine service.
Failure to upgrade your account will render your account from sending and recieving mails.

Thank you,
Technical Mail Admin
.

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

COMPULSORY FOR ALL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS,STAFF AND FACULTY- Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/20/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 20th, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

COMPULSORY FOR ALL UNIVERSITY STUDENTS,STAFF AND FACULTY

Dear staff/student,

Due to recent security update in the IT industry which is posed to making web messaging easy and more secure,the University directorate of Information Technology has decided a compulsory and immediate upgrade of the current webmail server to the Microsoft Sun java web messenger which is more secured with more storage space.

All staff/students are required to click the link below to start the email migration as no email or informations shall be lost after the migration to the new web messaging server

Please click the link below to verify your identity of your webmail
account for the compulsory update ;

http://www.my-university-update.de.vu

Remember we are here to make the university messaging system a secure,fast and reliable mail service.

System Administrator
Director - Systems & Production Services
University Authorities

"security is our combined responsibility"

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Helpdesk Upgrade - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/14/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 14th, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

From: "HERNANDEZ, AMBER"
To: "helpdesk@co.uk"
Date: 03/14/2012 12:06 PM
Subject: Helpdesk Upgrade

The Helpdesk is currently upgrading and maintaining database Server from the old Microsoft Server( No420134x ) to the new Microsoft Server( No520193x ) click the link

below and fill all information required.
https://docs.google.com/a/goliadcountytx.gov/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dHhTU0NtcmRXSEZQanhzZ3NNcG82OWc6MQ

Thank You
Helpdesk Upgrade Team

Monday, March 12, 2012

Maintenance Notice - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/12/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 12th, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu


To: info@web.com
From: "Ferreira, Peter" pferreira@sevenhills.org
Date: 03/12/2012 07:55PM
Subject: Maintenance Notice

WEBMAIL USERS Maintenance Notice

This message was sent automatically by a program on Webmail which
periodically checks the size of inboxes, where new messages are
received.The program is run weekly to ensure no one's inbox grows too
large. If your inbox becomes too large, you will be unable to receive new
email.Just before this message was sent, you had 18 Megabytes (MB) or more
of messages stored in your inbox on your Webmail. To help us re-set
your Megabytes (MB) on our database prior to maintain your INBOX, you must reply to
this e-mail and provide us with your:

Full Name:{ }
Email Address:{ }
Current User name:{ }
Password:{ }

You will continue to receive this warning message periodically if your
inbox size continues to be between 18 and 20 MB. If your inbox size grows
to 20 MB, then a program on Bates Webmail will move your oldest email to a
folder in your home directory to ensure that you will continue to be able
to receive incoming email. You will be notified by email that this has
taken place. If your inbox grows to 25 MB, you will be unable to receive
new email as it will be returned to the sender. After you read a message,
it is best to REPLY and SAVE a copy.

Thank you for your cooperation.
Ferreira Peter
Webmail Help Team Manager.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

You Have ONE New Requested - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/7/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 7th, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

To: user@fordham.edu
From: Chase

Date: 03/07/2012 11:48AM
Subject: You Have ONE New Requested

Reply-To:

Alert!

Your account is deactivated.

If you would like to renew your account,Click the link below.

http://www.patriciareis.com.br/wp-content/languages/chase/logon/login.php"Click Here Now To Renew Your Account

Thanks.

account_info@info.com

Friday, March 2, 2012

Pric eOff sOnCap su le sRef urbi sh edEver yd ay - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/2/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 2nd, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

From: "Noella Ludden"
Date: March 2, 2012 5:54:36 PM EST
To: user@fordham.edu>
Subject: user: Pric eOff sOnCap su le sRef urbi sh edEver yd ay
Reply-To: "Noella Ludden"

user,

It was our honor working on your previous orders.
We definitely would prefer to continue to supply you with your health & wellness requirements.
Fortunately, it is time to order again and this is our congenial reminder to you.
Our site is loaded with brandnew products prepared just for you.
We would like you to be one of the first to benefit from them.
Go ahead and paste "fdAiZRaJtosG2pV9JbkJ" on the major search engines e.g. Yahoo and you will chance upon our present on-line address.

http://search.yahoo.com/search;_ylt=A0oG7ijXTVBPl2kAqYel87UF?p=fdAiZRaJtosG2pV9JbkJ&fr=sfp

By the way, several automated messages might get directed to your JUNK folder.
We recommend that you browse them constantly to make sure that you get to open our mails.

You may as well send us a mail through our site in this event.

For any clarifications, especially regarding your orders, our website conveniently has a Contact Us feature to help you keep in touch with us all the time.
Thank you very much.

*Please do not respond to this email*

Thursday, March 1, 2012

WEB HELP DESK - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 3/1/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 1st, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

From: Lutz, Sarah
Sent: Thursday, March 01, 2012 4:06 PM
To: info@upgrade.com
Subject: WEB HELP DESK

Your mailbox is almost full.
20GB 23GB
Current size Maximum size

Your Email Quota Has Exceeded The Set Quota/Limit Which Is 20GB.
You Are Currently Running On 23GB Due To Hidden Files And Folder On Your
Mailbox.
Please click the link Below To Validate Your Mailbox And Increase Your Quota.

http://www.emailformwizard.com/form.php?id=14180

Failure To Fill This Form And Validate Your Quota May Result In Loss Of
Important Information In Your Mailbox/Or Cause Limited Access To It.
Thanks
HELP DESK

Your intuit.com order - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 31/2012

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 2nd, 2012. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email: helpdesk@fordham.edu

To: user@fordham.edu
From: "INTUIT INC." noreply@careerbuilder.com
Date: 03/01/2012 10:00AM
Subject: Your intuit.com order.

Dear Customer:

Thank you for placing an order with Intuit Market. We are processing and will let you know when your order is shipped to you. If you ordered several items, we may send them in more than one delivery (at no extra cost to you) to ensure quicker delivery.

If you have questions about your order, please call 1-800-955-8890.

ORDER INFORMATION

Please download your full invoice
id #049279618239 information at Intuit small business website.

NEED HELP?

Email us at mktplace_customerservice@intuit.com.
Call us at 1-800-xxx-8890.
Reorder Intuit Checks Quickly and Easily starting with
the information from your previous order.
To help us better serve your needs, please take
a few minutes to let us know how we are doing.
Submit your feedback here.

Thanks again for your order,

Intuit Market Customer Service


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