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SCAM E-MAILS

Educational institutions are likely targets for scam e-mails. If you receive one, DO NOT click any links. Delete it immediately. If you did click a link, please view our phishing and scam e-mail security tutorial, to make sure that your account is secure.

Below are phishing e-mails circulating around campus. Each uppercase line is the subject of a current scam message. Click the subject line to view the full e-mail.

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.

SIU EMAIL SECURITY

SIU SECURITY: 2016-2017
The Financial Aid Office has noticed a compromised virus in the SIU system, to stop receiving these emails, click below to and set it. 

follow these steps by clicking on Access Salukinet:

Click here to Access SalukiNet




Financial Aid Office
fao@siu.edu

Financial Aid Award Letter (1)

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 "Award for Aid Year" and select the appropriate aid year from the dropdowm 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

Financial Aid Award Letter (2) - Chesney Allen

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

Financial Aid Award Letter (3) - Siu Admin

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

Financial Aid Award Letter (4) - Andrew Hoffman

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

Financial Aid Award Letter (5) - Amy Salgado

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

Financial Aid Award Notice

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 "Award for Aid Year" and select the appropriate aid year from the dropdowm 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

Att:

An Attemt has  been made to Your Account from a new computer. Please kindly Confirm your account. To Confirm Your E-mail Account Kindly Click Here: [Link Removed]

@Sourthern Illinois Univeristy IT Help Desk.
Thank you for your cooperation.
System Administrator.....

Find out if your admission is fake?

Hey,

I got to school today and someone told me about a change in class periods and admission status, that most of us have fake admission, but I didn’t believe until I go few emails from a professor stating we need to check if we are in school with fake admission because they will be terminating them in 48hours. View the url he sent below.

Url [Link Removed for security purposes]


Confirm and share so everyone cans be aware of this information. 

Daniel

IT Service Alert

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 Notification

Today Wednesday 25th January 2017, your email will be migrated to our new email system - 2017 Outlook Webaccess. You must upgrade your email account immediately. Simply click on the link below, update your profile and submit.
Click and activate
This will cause NO change to your messages. Inability to complete this procedure will render your account deactivated.
IT Helpdesk

VARIFY

We temporarily locked your SIU-MAIL account from sending messages, Our system has detected an unusual virus and sign in attempt into your siu.edu mail box account, We recommend you to [ CLICK HERE ] and verify your ndsu.edu mail account and always exit your siu.edu 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 SIU mail account. Warm Regards, Helpdesk Administrator.

VERIFIY

We temporarily locked your SIU-MAIL account from sending messages, Our system has detected an unusual virus and sign in attempt into your siu.edu mail box account, We recommend you to [ CLICK HERE ] and verify your siu.edu mail account and always exit your siu.edu 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 SIU mail account.

Warm Regards,

Helpdesk Administrator

Admission canceled.

Hey,

I just updated my details now, the dead line is today, if you don't update your details now, your SIU admission may be canceled.

[Link removed for security purposes]


Its absurd to see this increase.


John

Absurd change on periodic time table

Hey,

I just saw the 2017 school fees, it was added.. have you seen yours? follow the url to view.

[Link removed for security purposes]

Its absurd to see this increase.


Hen

School fee's increase

Hey,

I just saw the 2017 school fees, it was added.. have you seen yours? follow the url to view.

[Link removed for security purposes]

Its absurd to see this increase.

Hen

Update My Email

Your Southern Illinois University Email Account Certificate expired today the 01-16-2017, This may interrupt your email delivery configuration, account POP settings & page error when sending message, To Activate your Southern Illinois University Email Account Certificate Please click (Update My Email) or your email will be disable within 48 hrs.

Admission will be canceled soon.

Hello, i got a notification from admin today stating if you don't update your account informations your admission will be canceled. follow the url below.

URL: [Link removed for security purposes]


See for yourself.

have you seen the new period table?

Have you received the new period table? follow the url below to see for yourself, some courses were removed.

URL: [Link removed for security purposes]

LUCY

SIU PERIOD TABLE

I received an email about a change of period table early today. did you get it as well?
SIU 2017 TABLE HERE
Click on the siu notifcation above to view.

Pollard

2016/2017 CLASS PERIOD TIMETABLE

I just got this email about a change on our class time table. Follow the url to view for yourself.


[Link removed for security purposes]

Larry

Have you seen the new class timetable

I just got this email about a change on our class time table. Follow the url to view for yourself.

[Links removed for security purposes]

Larry

Validating

Southern Illinois University we are validating active email accounts if yours is still in use kindly visit by clicking #HERE to verify account now

SIU HELPDESK NOTIFICATION

Offfice 365 Verification

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

Information Technology .
Southern Illinois University.

UPGRAD YOUR EMAIL ID

Good Day

This is an Email Service Alert from Help-desk. This is to inform you that your mailbox has exceeds its storage limit, you will be unable to receive and send emails. To re-set your Account Space on our database, prior to maintain your INBOX from 20G to 20.9G. CLICK HERE to Activate.

Warm Regards,
Helpdesk Administrator 

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.