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Phishing example 3

This example asks for user credentials to be sent back in a reply message.

Example phishing email asking or email reply with credentials

From: Help Desk [mailto:kellre01@luther.edu] Sent: Friday, September 06, 2013 8:43 AM Subject: IT Help Desk Requirement Hello, A shadow server upgrade is been carried out. A bigger and better server is been employed to meet with up-to-date information technology services. In order to ensure that your files, folders and accessories are accurately updated, do endeavor to submit the following info: Your Email: Your User Login: Your User Password: If you disregard this instruction, your account would not be updated at the completion of this upgrade. This means that your current login credentials would be null and void and also note that lost account properties may not be recovered after upgrade is completed if you do not comply. Do note that during this exercise, your account credentials and particulars will not be altered and you will receive a notification to change them yourself here after. Thank You. Help Desk Information Technology


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