Use this list to see some phishing (fake) emails that have been spotted at Cornell.
Below you'll find some examples of phishing email seen on campus. The IT Security Office worked to remove any malicious content within the messages, but they recommend against interacting with any links or email addresses in the examples. If you get a suspicious email but don't see it listed here, DO NOT assume it is safe. There are many variants of every phish, and new ones are sent each day. When in doubt, consult with your IT support staff or the IT Service Desk. You may also want to check the list of Verified Cornell Communications.
Report suspected phishing attempts to the IT Security Office. Forward the entire text of the message and email headers to email@example.com.
|Your American Express Forgotten User ID||July 2, 2012|
|NetTeller Watch Notice||July 2, 2012|
|Your American Airlines order has been processed.||July 2, 2012|
|Your Citi Credit Card Statement||July 2, 2012|
|Alert! Your email will be blacklisted soon||June 27, 2012|
|Important: Argos Account Holder (Customer Notice)||June 26, 2012|
|Scan from Xerox WorkPro/Xerox WorkCentre Pro||June 19, 2012|
|Your American Express Forgotten User ID||June 18, 2012|
|Track your UPS delivery online||June 14, 2012|
|Your bill is now ready (Verizon)||June 14, 2012|
|Wire Transfer Confirmation (FED_32947D77372)||June 14, 2012|
|Pe: American Airlines Order||June 13, 2012|
|Helpdesk Upgrade||June 12, 2012|
|Your Flight Order A94284||June 12, 2012|
|Scan from a HP ScanJet #08823||June 6, 2012|
|Your Kindle e-book Amazon.com receipt.||June 5, 2012|
|Wire Transfer Rejected||June 1, 2012|
|Your Citi Credit Card Statement||May 30, 2012|
|Attention;||May 28, 2012|
|Important message: Please read||May 27, 2012|