This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on May 5, 2017.
From: Shehnaz Rehmat
Sent: Friday, May 05, 2017 10:40 AM
Subject: Paychecks Overview Status
From: Payroll Service <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Mon 5/8/2017 9:11 AM
Subject: CSULB Paychecks Overview Status
The fraudulent email notifies recipients of a supposed paycheck related matter and invites to click on a link. The link goes to a fraudulent site which attempts to look like the CSULB OWA email login page. The fraudulent OWA site has been blocked and reported to the web host company as abuse.
Intent of the Email
The sender is attempting to capture personal and account information for their own malicious purposes.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email
Figure 2: Second example of phishing email from CSULB faculty member.
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