Current Security Threats

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOW TO HANDLE AND RECOGNIZE A PHISHING ATTEMPT, PLEASE VISIT THE PHISHING INFORMATION PAGE ON THE INFORMATION SECURITY OFFICE WEBSITE AT: WWW.WEBER.EDU/ISO/PHISHING.HTML.

Phishing Attempt (12/3/2014) - Notification

From: "IT Service Desk" <<removed>@cableone.net>
Date: Dec 3, 2014 6:21 AM
Subject: Notification
To: 
Cc: 

Dear weber.edu Account User,

This is a courtesy notice from your weber.edu Admin Team, and it's to inform you that your email account has exceeded it's mail quota on the database server. Your email account will be blocked from sending and receiving emails if your email account is not verified within 24-48 hours.

You are advised to click the following link below and also follow the instructions to verify your account.

http:// serviceadministrator . wix . com / itcservicecentre       

Thanks,
weber.edu IT Service Desk.
 

Phishing Attempt (11/21/2014) - Notification

From: "ITS Help Desk" <<removed>@cableone.net>
Date: Nov 21, 2014 5:12 PM
Subject: Notification
To: 
Cc: 

Dear weber.edu Account User,

This is a courtesy notice from your weber.edu Admin Team, and it's to inform you that your email account has exceeded it's mail quota on the database server. Your email account will be blocked from sending and receiving emails if your email account is not verified within 24-48 hours.

You are advised to click the following link below and also follow the instructions to verify your account.

http:// weberservicecentre . webs . com/     

Thanks,

 weber.edu 
 IT Service Desk


Phishing Attempt (11/10/2014) - See please

 

--------- Forwarded message ----------
From: <removed>
Date: Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 6:07 AM
Subject: See please
To: 

Please open and update!

Weber State University Contact Update (link hover showed: http://facultyandstaff632. jimdo. com/)
 

PHISHING ATTEMPT (11/6/2014) - NOTIFICATION OR WARNING!

DEAR WEBER.STUDENTS / STAFF EMAIL SUBSCRIBER,

WE ARE CURRENTLY EXPERIENCING SOME SERIOUS TECHNICAL PROBLEMS WITH OUR SERVERS. THEREFORE, WE WOULD DISABLE ALL EMAIL ACCOUNTS IN OUR SERVER UNUSED TO PREVENT FURTHER DAMAGE AND TO ALSO AVOID THE DEACTIVATION OF YOUR ACCOUNT WEBER.EDU WILL HAVE TO CONFIRM YOUR EMAIL WEBER.EDU BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW AND FILL OUT THIS FORM CORRECTLY TO ALLOW US TO PERFORM OUR UPDATE.

CLICK HERE TO UPDATE YOUR ACCOUNT WEBER: HTTP://WEBERSERVICDESK. WEBS. COM/

* IMPORTANT * PLEASE BE SURE TO FILL THIS FORM WITH YOUR FULL INFORMATION WEBER.EDU CORRECTLY OTHERWISE DUE TO SECURITY REASONS, WE KNOW CHOICE BUT TO CLOSE YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNT TEMPORARILY ..

CAVEAT !!! ALL OWNERS OF WEBER.EDU EMAIL ACCOUNT YOU REFUSE TO UPDATE YOUR ACCOUNT WITHIN TWO DAYS OF RECEIVING THIS EMAIL WILL LOSE YOUR ACCOUNT PERMANENTLY. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY HAVE CAUSED.

SINCERELY,

 WEBER.EDU IT SERVICE DESK