Information Technology Services

Archive of Phishing Emails at UNK

The followings are example of phishing emails. Do not click on any of the links.

Date Posted 12/4 /2014

From: "schneeklobe2@" <>
Date: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 4:00 PM
Subject: has indicated you're a friend. Accept?


Date Posted 9/25/2014

From: De Luca, John P. []
Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2014 8:58 AM
To: De Luca, John P.
Subject: RE: Staff and Faculty Mailbox

Staff and Faculty Mailbox Message !

This is to notify all Faculty Members and Staff on the end of year Mailbox Quota Cleanup, If you are a staff or faculty member log on to your staff and faculty ACCESS-PAGE to clean up mailbox.

Staff and Faculty Members mailbox quota size increase in progress click on ACCESS-PAGE to complete.

Mailbox Sending/Receiving authentication will be disabled at 500MB

ITS help desk


©Copyright 2014 Microsoft

Date Posted 9/11/2014

From: Bertha Gonzalez []

Subject: RE: ITS Helpdesk Admin Notification.

Dear user,

The following evaluations have been assigned to you. Please log in to complete these evaluations.
NOTE: Your log in will time out after 60 minutes. Your responses will be lost if you do not click on the "secure" button before 60 minutes lapses. There is no prompt when your 60 minute session has expired. Please save extensive comments periodically and check your time.

Date Posted 9/2/2014

From: Moorer, James [

Subject: Attention: E-mail User,

Attention: E-mail User,
You have exceeded your University E-mail account limit quota of 250MB and you are requested to expand it within 48 hours or else your University E-mail account will be disable from our database. Simply 
CLICK HEREwith the complete information requested to expand your E-mail account quota to 2GB.

Date Posted 7/31/2014


Subject: ITS:- Illegal Attempts On Your Mail Account

IMPORTANT: We discovered series of illegal attempts on your mail account from different IP locations. This is for your own safety and to avoid your account from been closed.

If these changes were made in error, or if you believe an unauthorized person accessed your account, please reset your account password immediately by clicking the link below. If you are unable to click the link copy and paste it on your browser.

This is an automated message. Please do not reply to this email.

ITS Department
Costello Jim

Date Posted 6/27/2014

**The email below contained a very malicious attachment that would infect your computer if opened. DO NOT OPEN the .ZIP file attachment**

From: -

Subject: Order Details

Good morning,

Thank you for your order. Well let you know once your item(s) have dispatched.You can view the status of your order or make changes to it by visiting Your Orders on 

Order Details

Order R:141218 Placed on May 28, 2014

Order details and invoice in attached file.

Need to make changes to your order? Visit our Help page for more information and video guides. 

We hope to see you again soon.

Date Posted 6/16/2014

From: IT Helpdesk -

Subject: Blank

This message is from Unk Security Center. It has been brought to our attention that your email account has been accessed and used by a third party to send spam/phishing emails. CLICK HERE TO UPGRADE   now. and verify your details. Thank you for choosing UNK University Of Nebraska Kearney for your communication needs. We value you as our customer.

Date Posted 12/12/2013

From: *Russian.Date –

Subject: A Beautiful Bride Could Be Yours. 252 girls on now. *******

Username: *******

Password: 44282354

Single women from Russia. Check out profile today for free.  Go here->

Date Posted:  11/25/2013

From:  Amalia –

Subject: You have 26 unread messages from ladies

Dear member of our Dating site!
You have 26 unread messages from ladies.

Please, check them here

Best wishes to you,

Date Posted 11/25/2013

From:  Unredeemed -

Subject: Welcome user:

We are glad to inform you that Roksana has shown her interest in you. Please check her mail by clicking the CLICK HERE button below:

First Name: Roksana
Last Name: Tsymbalista
Age: 36
Interests - It is volley-ball, I like sport very much.                        CLICK HERE!
Residence: Volgograd

It might be a good chance for you to start a wonderful relationship with this woman by answering her message. Love can happen if you are willing to take the first move.

May all your dreams come true in our site!

Kindest regards,
The Date Unredeemed Team