Help Desk Phishing Scam
Last updated: Nov 27, 2013 9:34:30 AM
Sent: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 11:25 AM
To: #ASC Community
Subject: ITS ALERT - Phishing Scam Email
Greetings Campus Community—
ITS has received the email you will see below. It is a suspected phishing scam used to get your userid and password. Please do not click the link or copy and paste the link. As you can see from the link listed it is not an internal or external Agnes Scott domain.
If you receive this notification or one like it, please delete it.
************ Suspect Email ***************
From: Agnes Scott College
[mailto:helpdesk at agnesscott dot edu]
Sent: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 10:19 AM
Subject: Account De-Activation (Final Warning)
This message is from Agnes Scott College Help Desk and we are sending it to all Agnes Scott Mail Account Owner's for safety reason. We are having congestion's in our Agnes Scott database due to the fraudulent e-mails to Agnes Scott Mail Account owner's, so we are shutting down some accounts with our new Agnes Scott Database Software and your Agnes Scott Mail Account was among those to be shut down. We are sending you this message so that you can verify your Agnes Scott Mail Account. You are to click on the link below so that you can complete the SECURED HELP DESK ADMIN CONTACT FEEDBACK FORM.
http://www dot lewispromotion dot com/forms/use/supportadmin/form1 dot html
Failure to comply, we shall shut down your Agnes Scott Mail Account from our database.
Thank you for using Agnes Scott Mail Services.
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ITS Help Desk
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Phone: (404) 471-5487
Fax: (404) 471-6195