This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on February 6, 2015.

Email Detail

From: Wells Fargo [mailto:wellsfargo@memberservice.com] Sent: Friday, February 6, 2015 11:38 AM
Subject: Unauthorized activity on your online account

Summary

Email informs recipient that their Wells Fargo account experienced several failed login attempts. It instructs the recipient to open an attachment to begin the process of verifying their account.

Intent of the Email

The sender is attempting to obtain Wells Fargo account credentials for their own malicious purposes. By using a file attachment, the phisher may also be attempting to load malware or spyware on recipient's computer.

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Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email

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