A number of SUNY Fredonia faculty & staff have recently received a phishing email message with the Subject line of USER VERIFICATION sent from Webmail Security Center.
This message was NOT generated from SUNY Fredonia - DO NOT click the Verification Link or provide any information to the sender.
Here is the actual message that we have seen:
From: Webmail Security Center <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tue, Mar 26, 2013 at 5:45 AM
Subject: USER VERIFICATION
There are security check on our fredonia webmail database system and have your online access disabled, pending the confirmation of your sign on details.
Click the link below to confirm and type in the confirmation number: 1265-6778-8250-8393-5727 along with various information in the activation portal.
For quick access Click Verification
Please ensure your enter your username and password details correctly, to avoid losing your email account access permanently.
However, your access would be restored after this confirmation;
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SUNY Fredonia will NEVER send an email requesting login verification for your FredMail account
If you have already responded to this email message with your login information, please contact the HelpDesk at 716-673-3150 immediately.