The Phish Bowl

 

Below you will find a sample of recent phishing attempts sent to the SUNY Geneseo community. If you suspect an email to be malicious, check the Phish Bowl to see if it has been posted. If it is not listed here, do not assume it is safe. There are many variants of every phish, and new ones are sent each day.

Report any suspicious emails that are not listed as phishing or safe.

If you have clicked on a phishing link or interacted with a malicious email in anyway, contact the Help Desk immediately.

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Recent Phishing Emails

November 21, 2022

Sender:

     Karen Mach <crystalberry721@gmail.com>

Subject:

     [blank]

Contents:

     I need a minute or two of your time when you can? 

October 20, 2022

Sender:

     Christina Tomczuk (via Google Docs) <drive-shares-dm-noreply@google.com>

Subject:

     Document shared with you: "022.4 Resource''.docx"

Contents:

     Christina Tomczuk (ctomczuk@upperdarbysd.org) has invited you to view the following document:
     Fwd: Joseph Cope shared a working file Template.
     Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
     022.4 Resource''.docx

September 19, 2022

Sender: 

     Joseph Cope <cope89962@gmail.com>

Subject:

     Quick request

Contents:

     Kindly send me your available cell number --
     Joseph Cope
     Interim Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs and Professor of History

August 19, 2022

Sender:*

     indzonka1@juno.com

Subject:

     Check in

Contents:

     Hi, 
     Do you have an account with Amazon? 
     Thanks,
     Michele.

* Sender may appear to be someone you know.


Safe Emails Reported as Phishing

October 11, 2022

Sender:

     BizLibrary <lms@bizlibrary.com>

Subject:

     Learning Initiative Assigned

Contact for validation:

     sharris@geneseo.edu

Note: CIT routinely sends phishing simulation training/test emails. These emails will not appear here but please continue to report them.