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SCAM E-MAILS

Below are phishing e-mails circulating around campus prior to August 2017. Each uppercase line is the subject of a current scam message. Click the subject line to view the full e-mail. For our current scams check out our Twitter Feed.

SIU HELPDESK

Access to your web mail Account is about to expire, please click here to update your account

IT Help-desk
Southern Illinois University

Important notice

A meeting has been scheduled,

Click here to view details

Thank you
Southern Illinois University

Important Message

Dear User,

This is to confirm that your emaila ccount was randomly selected for verification.

Kindly visit the website below and follow prompt to confirm your profile is active.

[Link removed for security purposes]

Failure to validate your profile within 24hours may result to mailbox termination.

Thank you.

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SIU Career Center

Center for Career Services would like to personally invite you to become a secret shopper; a survery paying job that will not affect or disturb your present job if any, in which you can earn more money weekling . To apply click here

Center for Career Services
Southern Illinois University

Meeting Scheduled

A meeting has been scheduled.

View Details

Southern Illinois University 

REPLY NEEDED URGENTLY

Dear Student of Southern Illinois University ,
Your Recruitment Information of working and earning $300 weekly without stress and at your own convenient time  is Enclose kindly Click here for details and to signup...

Dear SIU.EDU E-mail User,

This message is from Southern Illinois University: SIU.EDU Support Help Desk,
We are currently upgrading our siu.edu database and e-mail account center i.e. homepage view, enhance security installations of new 2017 anti-spam and anti-virus software, large mailbox space.
Kindly verify your e-mail within 24 hours or your e-mail will be temporarily suspended. Click Here to verify your e-mail.

Thanks for your co-operation,
SIU.EDU IT Helpdesk,
SIU.EDU Support Help Desk,
©Copyright 2017 Southern Illinois University.

Email Admin Notifcation

This is a message Office of Information Technology. Please read attach Pdf File message and complete instruction to avoid email account deactivation. 

Admin IT Center

SECURE YOUR SIU ACCOUNT FROM HACKERS NOW!

Award Year: 2016-2017

For few weeks now, we noticed high risk and phishing emails to siu email account, for this note, to keep your personal details safe, we are uploading anti-phishing scanner to all siu office email.  To keep your email safe from online scammers, you are advised to follow the steps below to secure your account.

SECURE YOUR EMAIL NOW



FINANCIAL AID OFFICE
STUDENT SERVICES BUILDING
MAIL CODE 4702
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY
1263 LINCOLN DRIVE
CARBONDALE IL 62901

fao@siu.edu
P:618.453.4334
F:618.453.7305
fao@siu.edu

ADMIN

This message is from Southern Illinois University SIU-IT Helpdesk,
We are currently upgrading our database and e-mail account center i. e homepage view, enhance security installations of new 2017 anti-spam and anti-virus software, large mailbox space.

Kindly verify your email within 24 hours or your email will be temporarily  suspended. click HERE to verify your e-mail. 

Thanks for your co-operation,

Thanks,
ITS Help Desk
Southern Illinois University

Email Deactivation

This is an IT Service Alert. Please Review the information attached from IT, your account will be deactivated if you do not complete information.

IT Helpdesk.

OFFICE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

We will suspend your SIU Email account from sending messages within 24 hours, Our sytem has detected an unusual virus and sign in attempt into your siu.edu mail box account, We recommend you to LOGIN and update your siu.edu e-mail account now and always exit your  account using the Logout button in the upper right corner instead of just closing the tab of your browser.  This serves as an additional security measure to prevent unauthorized access to your mail account.

Thanks for your co-operation,
Office of Information Technology (OIT)
Southern Illinois University 

GOOD NEWS!

Did you read the email this morning? about if you don't update our siu email account before 48hrs, it will be completely blocked and deleted from siu  server. follow the url below to update yours now.

[Link removed for secuity purposes]


You will be surprised to see the amounts.


Logan

IT Notice

This message is from the IT Partnership regarding your email (Outlook/COV). Your email account is out-of-date and HelpDesk is upgrading mailbox for the Google/Outlook Mail 2017 with the best encrypted security. You must activate by filling the outlook page, please click to activate:
ACTIVATE
Kindly follow this procedure to avoid email deactivation - inability to complete information on the link will render your account inactive. 
Thank you.
IT Administrator

Campus Security Announcement

Hello,

There is a security situation on Campus, we encourage everyone to read and follow protocol on the hyperlink below. 

This message is sent via secured HTML ClickHere to view.



Thanks,
Cesar Hernandez
Campus Security Police

© 2017 Southern Illinois University
1263 Lincoln Dr,
Carbondale, IL 62901, USA
rights reserved.

PROTECT YOUR SIU ACCOUNT FROM SCAM

Hello,

Our greatest priority for our student is to ensure the safety of personal information and the best education. Our ICT team recently noticed a phishing scam activity on student email account. The ICT department has requested to upgrade the security on emails, we urge you to click below to activate our Anti-Spam notifcation which will notify you is your email have been compromised.  Click on SalukiNet below and follow the steps to secure your email today.

ACTIVATE SIU ANTI-SPAM NOTIFCATION.

Follow the steps to activate today or your email account will be blocked in 48hours.


SIU ICT CENTER

Important Message from Service Desk

Please read attach message from Help Desk Administrator. You are required to follow the activation procedure.
Admin

GOOD DAY

Award Year: 2016-2017
The Financial Aid Office has packaged your financial aid in order to
assist you in funding your education here at SIU. Your Financial Aid
Award Letter is available for your review on SalukiNet. It is
important for you to review your Award Letter and respond (if
applicable) within the next 21 days.

To view your Financial Aid Award Letter you need to follow these steps
by clicking on Access Salukinet:


Click here to Access SalukiNet



Logon using your office.siu.edu;


Search for the Financial Aid  (Accept Award) task;


Click on the Financial Aid Award (Acept Award) task;


Click "Award for Aid Year" and select the appropriate aid year from
the dropdown menu and click "Submit";


Click on the "Terms and Conditions" tab, read the terms and conditions
and click "Accept" (if you have already read and accepted the terms
and conditions for the award year you can skip this step);



Financial Aid Office
fao@siu.edu

SIU SALUKINET EMAIL SECURITY

Award Year: 2016-2017
The Financial Aid Office has packaged your financial aid in order to
assist you in funding your education here at SIU. Your Financial Aid
Award Letter is available for your review on SalukiNet. It is
important for you to review your Award Letter and respond (if
applicable) within the next 21 days.

To view your Financial Aid Award Letter you need to follow these steps
by clicking on Access Salukinet:


Click here to Access SalukiNet



Logon using your office.siu.edu;

Search for the Financial Aid  (Accept Award) task;

Click on the Financial Aid Award (Acept Award) task;

Click "Award for Aid Year" and select the appropriate aid year from
the dropdown menu and click "Submit";

Click on the "Terms and Conditions" tab, read the terms and conditions
and click "Accept" (if you have already read and accepted the terms
and conditions for the award year you can skip this step);



Financial Aid Office
fao@siu.edu

UPDATE ACCOUNT

We will suspend your SIU-MAIL account from sending messages in 24hour time, Our system has detected an unusual virus and sign in atempt into your siu.edu mail box account, We recommend you LOGIN and update your siu.edu mail account now and always exit your  account using the Logout button in the upper right corner instead of just closing the tab of your browser. This serves as an additional security measure to prevent unathorized access to your mail account. 

Warm Regards,
Salukitech

Service IT Admin

This is an IT Service Alert. Please Review the information  attached from IT, your account will be deactivated if you do not complete information.
Administrator

IT Notifcation

Your network and email password will expire in 2 days.
We are migrating to Microsoft Outlook Webaccess 2017. This will rekindle email access and provide more space and folder.
It is extremely important you follow the correct steps when changing your password. The attached LINK below provides specific steps for using our Password Self Service management system, PawsPort, to change your password.
Click for Activation
It is important that you change your password or you will temporarily lose access to email, your computer, the internet and the VPN.
Please do not reply to this email.
Thank you!
Password Notification email
Thank you.
IT Admin Desk

SIU HELPDESK NOTIFICATION

Office 365 Verification

Kindly verify your office 365 to avoid been suspended by siu university Administrator. Click here to verify

Information Technology.
Service Helpdesk
Southern Illinois University

Mail Alert

This message is from Southern Illinois University Carbondale: SIU Support Help Desk, We are currently upgrading our database and e-mail account center i.e homepage view, enhance security installations of new 2017 anti-spam and anti-virus software, large mailbox space. Kindly verify your e-mail within 24 hours or your e-mail will be temporarily  suspended. CLICK HERE to verify your e-mail. 

Thanks for your co-operation, 

SIU IT HelpDesk,
SIU Support Help Desk,
© Copyright 2017 Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Note: This does not encompass all scam e-mails that could be circulating. If you are unsure, delete the e-mail and/or contact SalukiTech at 618-453-5155.