This afternoon, a suspicious e-mail was sent to numerous Chapman email users with a subject heading of “CHAPMAN WARNING: Closing & Deleting Your Account in Progress!” Thank you to all the people that submitted abuse reports regarding this suspicious email. The message includes a link to a Tinyurl redirect that takes the user to a fake Google login site.
Please go ahead and delete this email. If you delete the email or even if you happened to click on the link, your computer will not be infected. If you have any further questions, please contact the Service Desk with the contact information below.
The message looks like this:
From: "CHAPMAN SECURITY TEAM"
Date: Jun 16, 2016 3:52 PM
Subject: CHAPMAN WARNING: Closing & Deleting Your Account in Progress!
we got a message from you to close your account
We will do so in few minutes, if is not you
kindly Cancel Request to continue using our services.
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If you receive suspicious e-mail, please forward it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We review all ‘abuse’ email and most often will not respond unless further information is required. If you have additional questions or concerns, please email the Service Desk at email@example.com or call 714-997-6600.
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