Tag Archives: spam

York U Phishing Email Reported. Do NOT respond!

Do NOT respond to the following email. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subject:  Important notice for York Email Service users Attention: York Email Service users. This message from University Information Technology (UIT) Help Desk is for York Email Service users. We are currently conducting a maintenance exercise, which is meant to upgrading our database and e-mail account center. This exercise […]

Beware of Fraudulent email purported to be from admin@yorku.ca

Do NOT respond to any fraudulent email purported to be coming from admin@yorku.ca asking for username, password or other personal information. The following is the sample fraudulent (phish) email. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Subject: Your YORKU Login Needs To be Re-Confirm All our Web Mail users need to re-validated their account by clicking this link. http://****.com/revalidates To upgrade the […]

Beware of Suspicious Email Claiming to be from Scotia Bank

Date: Tue, 14 Feb 2012 05:58:58 -0500 From: "service@scotiabank.com" <jmckkd@company.info> Reply-To: jmckkd@company.info Subject: *** Notification *** message id : QIRIKSGNPF To: admin@scotiabank.com Dear Scotiabank client, You have received this email because you or someone had used your account from different locations.For security purpose, we are required to open an investigation into this matter. In order […]

Latest Phishing/scam email

Subject: Fw: Error Code WA#984455N. Dear Subscriber, This notification is from webmaster messaging center to all our mailhost account owners. As part of our annual new year upgrade, we are currently carrying out scheduled maintenance, upgrade of your email service and we are changing your mailhost server, as a result your original password will be […]

Phishing/scam email

Subject: Warning! Your mailbox is almost full. Your mailbox has exceeded the storage limit of 1 GB, which is defined by the administrator, you are currently running  99.8 megabytes, you can not send or receive new messages until you re-validate your mailbox. To renew the mailbox, click link below: https://.../TaXRaeFVhcDByM29YRExSeXpwZWc6MQ Thank you! Webmail system administrator!