"Last Warning - Reminder To All Employees Monthly Security and Application Patches" Phishing Scam

The email message below with the subject: "RE: Last Warning: reminder to all employees," which claims that a monthly security and application patches will be pushed out to all staffs' workstations and laptops, is a phishing scam. The fake and phishing email message was NOT sent by the recipients' email account administrator, but by cybercriminals, who are attempting to trick their potential victims into sending them their email account user names and passwords. Therefore, recipients of the fraudulent email message should delete it and not follow the instructions in it.

Last Warning - Reminder To All Employees Monthly Security and Application Patches  Phishing Scam

The Phishing "Reminder To All Employees" Email Message

From: mcross@emhs.org
Subject: RE: Last Warning: reminder to all employees
Date: Tue, 21 Jun 2016 18:40:52 +0000

Today Monday, June 20th, our monthly security and application patches will be pushed out to all staffs workstations and laptops. click on;http://dyluhlh47.ugo.moda/ to get started.

Recipients of the fake or phishing email message should change their email account password immediately, before it is hijacked and used fraudulently by cybercriminals.

Check the comment section below for additional information, share what you know, or ask a question about this article by leaving a comment below. And, to quickly find answers to your questions, use our search Search engine.

Note: Some of the information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.
Was this article helpful?  +
Share this with others:

Comments, Questions, Answers, or Reviews

There are no comments as yet, please leave one below or revisit.

To protect your privacy, please do not post or remove sensitive information in or from your comments, questions, or reviews. NB: We will use your IP address to display your approximate location to other users when you make a post. That location is not enough to find you.

Your comment, answer, or review will be set as anonymous because you are not signed in. An anonymous comment, answer, or review cannot be edited or deleted, therefore, review it carefully before posting. Sign-in.

Write Your Comment, Question, Answer, or Review

"Last Warning - Reminder To All Employees Monthly Security and Application Patches" Phishing Scam