August 14, 2013 Phishing Report

Posted on: August 14th, 2013 by Jim Pardonek No Comments

The following phish email was received claiming a reset of a non-existent message center database that requests the user validate their luc.edu mailbox

Begin forwarded message:
From:
Date: August 13, 2013, 6:17:38 PM CDT
To: undisclosed-recipients:;
Dear Luc.edu Email User,

Due to database maintenance equipment that is happening in our Luc.edu email message center. Our message center must be reset due to the large number of spam messages we receive daily. The maintenance of quarantine will help us avoid this dilemma every day and with the new improved software will provides our users with a Luc email system and new security system from hackers to protect our users from getting their accounts being hacked.

To validate your Luc.edu mailbox, kindly visit our webpage by CLICKING THIS LINK: http://mit-edu.webs.com/

WARNING! Account owner that refuses to update his/her account after five (5) days of receipt of the notification of this update, your Luc.edu account will be excluded permanently from our LUC email Database we will not be responsible for the loss of your account.

Thanks for your anticipated co-operation,
Webmaster.

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