Latest Phishing Scam
The most recent phishing scam has been targeted to SEASnet users
please take look below for examples.
Date: Fri, 8 May 2009 10:59:34 +0200
From: "Web Master-Help Team2"
Reply-to: "Web Master-Help Team2"
Subject: VERIFY YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNT.
VERIFY YOUR "SEAS.UCLA.EDU" EMAIL ACCOUNT.
Dear seas.ucla.edu Email Account Owner,This message is from seas.ucla.edu
messaging center to all seas.ucla.edu email account owners. We are currently
upgrading our data base and e-mail account center. We are deleting all
unused seas.ucla.edu email account to create more space for new accounts. To
prevent your account from closing you will have to update it below so that
we will know that it's a present used account.
CONFIRM YOUR EMAIL IDENTITY BELOW
Email Username: ...............
EMAIL Password: ................
Date of Birth: .................
Country or Territory:...........
Warning!!! Account owner that refuses to update his or her account within
Seven days of reading this warning will lose his or her account permanently.
Thank you for using seas.ucla.edu!
Warning Code: VX2G99AAJ
Message sent using GamCo
To: (Recipient List Suppressed)
From: "UCLA.EDU Webmail Service"
Reply-to: "UCLA.EDU Webmail Service"
Subject: UCLA.EDU Online Customer Update 2009
Date: Thu, 07 May 2009 15:55:06 -1200
Due to concerns for the safety and integrity of your webmail account,we are
+bringing to your notice that we are
upgrading our webmail account with effect From 08/05/2009-12/05/2009, we will be
+conducting a scheduled routine
maintenance that may affect email delivery notifications on our transaction
+network and this maintenance might close
your webmail account completely if urgent upgrading is not ensured properly by
Please be rest assured that this will not impact transactions adversely,in other
+to prevent and protect your webmail
account from being closed down by our webmaster maintenance team, you to forward
Full Email Address:
Email Address Password:
Date OF Birth:
NOTE:Your webmail service will not be interrupted.
We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause you. We assure you more
quality service at the end of this
Thanks for using UCLA.EDU WEBMAIL SERVICE
UCLA.EDU Online Customer Update 2009.