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Another email from same compromised account and subject but different content:

Posted: 2/15 11:01am

From: Tompkins, Julia < julia_tompkins >
Date: Sat, Feb 13, 2016 at 11:27 AM

You have received 1 Dropbox document in the Drive.

Posted: 2/13 1:54pm

From: " admin" < akelley >
Date: February 8, 2016 at 5:25:44 AM EST
To: undisclosed-recipients:;
Subject: Your will be closed **Final warning**

Posted: 2/8 6:52am

From: Brown University < >
Date: Sun, Feb 7, 2016 at 11:57 AM
Subject: Pendind Messages On [ Brown address ]

Posted: 2/7 1:38pm

From: Dropbox <nada_abdallah>
Date: Fri, Feb 5, 2016 at 9:47 AM

DropBox Logo

Posted: 2/5 9:54am

From: [Last Chance] Student HealthCare Enrollment <contact>
Date: Mon, Feb 1, 2016 at 12:15 AM
Subject: Final Day for Obamacare Enrollment for < First Name >

Posted: 2/1 10:24am
Legitimate Email

We have received questions about email sent from with the subject "Consent to Student Employment Data Disclosure". These are legitimate notifications genera

Posted: 1/29 9:17am

​From: Help Desk <Kervijs.liep>
Date: Wed, Jan 27, 2016 at 3:54 PM
Subject: Attention!

Posted: 1/27 3:57pm

From: Brown University <kendra_cornejo>
Subject: Verifying your account information ..
Date: January 26, 2016 at 10:49:50 AM EST
To: undisclosed-recipients:;

Posted: 1/26 10:53am

From: John via Dropbox <ambmoody>
Date: Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 12:24 PM
Subject: John shared a document with you
To: You <ambmoody>

Posted: 1/25 12:37pm

Brown's Graphic Service's Office Equipment reminds departments who use campus copiers or MFDs of ongoing toner scams. Their notification follows.

Posted: 1/25 10:46am

From: Hazeltine, Barrett <barrett_hazeltine>
Date: Mon, Jan 25, 2016 at 9:07 AM
Subject: Memo
To: Hazeltine, Barrett <barrett_hazeltine>


Posted: 1/25 9:23am

From: Rineer, Alexandra (Cosan) <Alexandra.Rineer>
Sent: Thursday, January 21, 2016 12:22 PM
To: Rineer, Alexandra (Cosan) <Alexandra.Rineer>

Posted: 1/21 12:53pm

From: ITS Help Desk < jcowan @ >
Sent: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 7:45 AM
Subject: Att:User

Posted: 1/20 11:13am

From: Brown University Mail <jonathan_ang>
Date: Sat, Jan 16, 2016 at 10:21 AM
Subject: Account Activity Report .

Posted: 1/16 11:51am

From: "Sparfven, Mary" <mary_sparfven> OR "Karewa, Linda" <linda_m_karewa>
Date: January 14, 2016 at 1:54:51 PM EST

Posted: 1/14 2:12pm

From: Customer Service. <bonnie_henry>
Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Subject: We are processing your account termination request.

Posted: 1/13 11:14pm

From: Brown University <webmasterinfo> or <zytint>
Date: Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 10:07 AM
Subject: Important Notification

Dear User

Posted: 1/11 10:16am

From: Witte, Margot <margot_witte>
Date: Monday, January 11, 2016
Subject: Brown University Semester information

Posted: 1/11 9:55am

From: Jim Ovia <eotowchi> OR Edward J Otowchits <eotowchi>
Date: Wed, Jan 6, 2016 at 3:56 AM
Subject: Google Doc
To: sales

Posted: 1/6 7:29am

From: noreply < ajaxgowthami > OR Santana Rai Baca <sbaca24>
Date: Tue, Jan 5, 2016 at 4:03 AM
Subject: Security Alert Office.

Posted: 1/5 8:22am
Updated: 1/5 11:55am

From: Sullivan, Paula <paula_sullivan>
Date: Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 4:00 PM
Subject: Important message

Posted: 1/4 4:07pm

From: Lussier, Elizabeth <elizabeth_lussier> OR "Kramer, Kyle" <>
Date: Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 2:29 PM

Posted: 1/4 2:33pm
Updated: 1/4 3:54pm

From: Burgess, Julia <julia_burgess>
Date: Mon, Jan 4, 2016 at 1:12 PM
Subject: Very Important

[ Google Drive logo ]
Google Drive

Posted: 1/4 1:30pm

From: Stephanie Miller <stephanie>
Subject: Free Brown U class notes this week only -easy studies ;)
Date: January 21, 2016 at 10:11:29 AM EST
To: (actual Brown addresses)

Posted: 12/29 10:06am
Updated: 1/21/2016 11:15am

Two different but similar emails with this subject line have been reported:

Posted: 12/27 5:37pm
Updated: 12/28 11:14am

From: "Brown Servicedesk" <beth_pinkos>
Date: Dec 27, 2015 10:01 AM
Subject: Mail-Box Re-Validation

Posted: 12/27 10:31am

From: Nicky Duhamel <>
Subject: Your Email will Expire in Two Days
Date: December 21, 2015 at 3:11:03 PM EST

Posted: 12/21 3:43pm

From: MyAccount Brown.Edu <>
Date: Fri, Dec 18, 2015 at 11:00 AM

Posted: 12/18 1:22pm

From: DHL EXPRESS <ana_echeverria>
Date: Thu, Dec 17, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Subject: DHL Consignment Notification Arrival

Posted: 12/17 5:05pm