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Phish Bowl

Use this list to see some phishing (fake) emails that have been spotted at Cornell.

Below you'll find some examples of phishing emails seen on campus. 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 phishes to the IT Security Office. Forward the entire text of the message and email headers to

Warning: Do not explore the links or email addresses in the phishing emails listed here. These are real examples.
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CaseID=15287-Email Upgrade March 19, 2010
Email Upgrade March 16, 2010
blank subject line March 10, 2010
Mailbox Quota Alert! January 24, 2010
Your Email Account Needs To Be Updated!!! January 18, 2010
Annoucement January 18, 2010
Important: Email Account Verification Update!!! January 18, 2010


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