Examples of phishing emails

Here are examples of phishing emails that members of the NU community have received:

May 8 – Phishing Email, Amazon.Com

August 22 – Phishing Email, Newegg.Com

July 18 – Phishing Email, Sprint

Phishing Email to the NU Community June 9, 2012

Phishing Email to the NU Community June 1, 2012

Phishing Email to the NU Community May 21, 2012

Older Examples of Phishing Emails:

January 10, 2012

Dear Account User

There is an emmergence from our data base we are currently carrying-out a maintainance process to your mailbox account, to complete this process Please Click the Link Below To Validate Your Mailbox And Increase Your Quota.


(If the link above does not appear clickable click it, or copy it and paste it into your web browser’s bar.and updates)

This process will help us to fight against spam mails. Failure to complete this process, will have your mailbox account deleted from our database.



Comfirmed Updated Your Mailbox

December 11, 2011


Your Mailbox quota has exceeded the storage limit set by your System Administrator
which is 1GB. You are currently running on 1.3GB. You may not be able to send or
receive new mail until you validate your mailbox.Please click on the link below to
validate your Mailbox.


NOTE: You will be sent a password reset message in next two (2) working days after
undergoing this process for security reasons.