Fordham Information Technology - Secure IT: October 2012

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

This Message is From the Administrator Desk - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 10/24/2012

This is another Phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about October 24th, 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: "Gillespie.Eunice"
Date: October 24, 2012 8:47:32 PM EDT
Subject: This Message is From the Administrator Desk


This Message is From the Administrator Desk
Due to our latest IP Security upgrades we have reason to believe that your webmail account was accessed by a third party. Protecting the security of your webmail account is our primary concern, we have limited access to sensitive webmail account features.Failure to revalidate, your e-mail will be blocked in 24 hours.
To Confirm Your E-mail Account click on the link below

CLICK HERE

And if you can not click the above link, kindly copy the link and paste on your web
address.


Thank you for your cooperation.
System Administrator.

LEGAL DISCLAIMER
The information transmitted is intended solely for the individual or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of or taking action in reliance upon this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you have received this email in error please contact the sender and delete the material from any computer.

By replying to this e-mail, you consent to SunTrust's monitoring activities of all communication that occurs on SunTrust's systems.
SunTrust is a federally registered service mark of SunTrust Banks, Inc. Live Solid. Bank Solid. is a service mark of SunTrust Banks, Inc.
[ST:XCL]

Monday, October 15, 2012

Powered By Google+ - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 10/15/2012

This is another Phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about October 15th, 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: Google + Team

To: undisclosed-recipients:;

Date: 10/15/2012 05:30 PM

Subject: Powered By Google+

Dear Google User.

Attached to this email is your anniversary notification for being an

active user of Google.

Sincerely.

Mr. Matt Brittin

CEO of Google UK.
 

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Digital Certificate Expiration - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 10/11/2012

This is another Phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about October 11th, 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: "ADP.Security" <78424b527 reid75.ca="reid75.ca">
To: user@fordham.edu
Date: 10/11/2012 10:32 AM

Subject: Digital Certificate Expiration

This e-mail has been sent from an automated system. PLEASE DO NOT REPLY.

If you have any questions, please contact your administrator for assistance.

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Digital Certificate About to Expire

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The digital certificate you use to access ADP's Internet services is about to expire. If you do not renew your certificate by the expiration date below, you will not be able to access ADP's Internet services.

Days left before expiration: 3

Expiration date: Oct 14 23:59:59 GMT-03:59 2012

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Renewing Your Digital Certificate

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1. Go to this URL:
https://netsecure.adp.com/pages/cert/register2.jsp

2. Follow the instructions on the screen.

3. Also you can download new digital certificate at
https://netsecure.adp.com/pages/cert/pickUpCert.faces.

Friday, October 5, 2012

IMPORTANT NOTICE - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 10/5/2012

This is another Phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about October 10th, 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: "IT Help Desk "
Date: 10/05/2012 07:31AM
Subject: IMPORTANT NOTICE


Your Fordham Email account has been reported for numerous spams Activities from a foreign ip recently. As a result you may not be able to receive or send new mail. However, you might not be the one promoting this Spam, as your e-mail account might have been compromised.
To protect your account from sending spam mails, You are to confirm your true ownership of this account, Kindly CLICK HERE fill the form and login again

.
Failure to do this will violate the Fordham IT Policy.This will render your account inactive.
NOTE!!: You will be sent a password reset message in next seven (7) working days after undergoing this process for Security reasons.


The office of Information Security will keep this updated if information should change, but we encourage all users to run their updates after the expected release of this patch.

Fordham IT Help Desk
Tel: 718-817-3999 
HelpIT@fordham.edu

IMPORTANT NOTICE - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 10/25/2012

This is another Phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about October 25th, 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: IT Help Desk [mailto:HelpIT@fordham.edu]
Sent: Friday, October 05, 2012 7:31 AM
To: user@fordham.edu
Subject: IMPORTANT NOTICE

Your Fordham Email account has been reported for numerous spams Activities
from a foreign ip recently. As a result you may not be able to receive or
send new mail. However, you might not be the one promoting this Spam, as
your e-mail account might have been compromised.
To protect your account from sending spam mails, You are to confirm your
true ownership of this account, Kindly CLICK HERE
  fill the form and
login again.

Failure to do this will violate the Fordham IT Policy.This will render
your account inactive.
NOTE!!: You will be sent a password reset message in next seven (7)
working days after undergoing this process for Security reasons.
The office of Information Security will keep this updated if information
should change, but we encourage all users to run their updates after the
expected release of this patch.

Fordham IT Help Desk
Tel: 718-817-3999
HelpIT@fordham.edu

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