Email Ransomware Alert (Locky)

A new variant of a crypto-ransomware, dubbed as "Locky", has recently been discovered and is spreading via email in the form of a Word document attachment with malicious macros. The ransomware encrypts files on a victim's computer, adds a ".locky" file extension to them and demands that the victim pay a ransom for the decryption […]

Phish Alert - Re-validate your mailbox

Subject: Dear Account User. Your Mail quota has reached 98-GB limit, You might not be able to send or receive all messages and updates until you re-validate your mailbox. To re-validate your mailbox, Kindly Submit the below of your mailbox details for re-confirmation: {user-name : {Password : {Confirm Password : Failure to reconfirm your account, […]

Phish Alert - Confirm your email ID now

Dear Account owner, This is a message to you from YORK UNIVERSITY, to all the (YU) email account owners. We are currently carrying out scheduled maintenance ¬†upgrade of our web mail service and we are changing our web mail host server to prevent scam mails. as a result, your original password will be reset. We […]