[WARNING : MESSAGE ENCRYPTED]username : [old password]

MESSAGE CONTENT

From: Firstname Lastname [phisher@fakemail.com]

Sent: Saturday, September 7, 2019

Subject: [WARNING : MESSAGE ENCRYPTED]username : [old password]

 

Password- [numeric code]

OBSERVATION

The message detailed above comes with an attachment that needs to be decrypted with a numeric code. Once decrypted you will be presented with an extortion message. If you receive this message you should by no means open the PDF and you should delete the message right away. This message tries to use fear to entice you to comply. If you receive this message or any like it, please feel free to forward it to 58888help@uoguelph.ca or incident@uoguelph.ca.