Phish Bowl

A collection of scam emails and other suspicious communications.

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Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Order Receipt <>
Date: Wed, Aug 25, 2021 at 10:58 AM
Subject: Your order has been shipped

Posted: 08/25/2021 - 2:23pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

Similar to Research Review Requests, solicitations to submit research to the "European Society of Medicine" and/

Posted: 08/23/2021 - 10:17am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Prof. Dr. Andrew Laird <>
Date: Thu, Aug 12, 2021 at 7:08 PM

Posted: 08/13/2021 - 1:59pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

Researchers, before responding to requests for reviews (such as the example below) or manuscripts, do a little digging to learn more about the periodical to which you'll be lending your time and name.

Posted: 08/13/2021 - 11:17am
Phishing Email (on campus)

At least two variations are now being reported for the "urgent request" phishing email, both targeting Bio Med populations, presented here to illustrate the cookie-cutter approach that phishing tools provide to the ba

Posted: 08/13/2021 - 10:05am
Phishing Email (on campus)

Republishing this warning from the Office of International Students and Scholars sent via Today@Brown as it is a good reminder for everyone.

Posted: 08/11/2021 - 12:10pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: bryan Stonom (via Google Drive) <>
Date: Mon, Aug 9, 2021 at 6:29 PM

Posted: 08/10/2021 - 8:40am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Andrew Shaindlin ’86 <>
Date: Fri, Aug 6, 2021 at 4:04 PM
Subject: URGENT

Posted: 08/09/2021 - 12:45pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: IT Service anVsaWV0X2R1eXN0ZXJAaWNlcm0uYnJvd24uZWR1 <>
Date: Sat, Aug 7, 2021 at 7:10 AM

Posted: 08/09/2021 - 9:05am
Phishing Email (on campus)

Watch out for job scams that looks like they are sent from @Brown addresses, when an examination of the headers details reveals the true identity of the sender. Read

Posted: 08/09/2021 - 8:55am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Jessaca Leinaweaver <>
Date: Fri, Jul 30, 2021 at 10:51 AM

Posted: 08/05/2021 - 9:55am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: <>
Date: Tue, Aug 3, 9:55 PM (17 hours ago)

Posted: 08/04/2021 - 3:19pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Joan Oconnell <>
Date: Tue, Aug 3, 2021 at 9:56 AM
Subject: Apple Gift Card....!!!!....

Posted: 08/03/2021 - 3:14pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

Another "Available?" phishing email, this one from the non-Brown account "".

Posted: 08/01/2021 - 11:34am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: "Thomas J. Roberts" <>
Subject: Are You Available?
Date: July 31, 2021 at 6:51:53 PM EDT

Posted: 08/01/2021 - 10:25am
Phishing Email (on campus)

Watch out for this fake document-sharing email, supposedly from the "IT HelpDesk" and a Brown professor -- but the "" clearly indicates it's from a non

Posted: 07/30/2021 - 2:01pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Stone James <>
Date: July 30, 2021 at 8:55:57 AM EDT

Posted: 07/30/2021 - 11:27am
Phishing Email (on campus)

New variations on the "Are you available" phishing emails have been spotted.

Posted: 07/30/2021 - 9:24am
Phishing Email (on campus)

​From: Rosie jonsan <>
Date: Thu, Jul 29, 2021 at 12:12 PM
Subject: Thank you for your order

Posted: 07/29/2021 - 3:38pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Rayn <> or Evans <> or

Posted: 07/29/2021 - 3:36pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Them self (via Google Drive) <>
Date: Tue, Jul 27, 2021 at 2:21 PM

Posted: 07/29/2021 - 3:35pm
Legitimate Email

From: Blue Cross Blue Shield Claims Administrator <>
Date: July 25, 2021 at 12:57:25 PM EDT

Posted: 07/29/2021 - 1:03pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Barbara <>
Date: July 23, 2021 at 10:55:46 AM EDT
Subject: Personal Favor

Posted: 07/23/2021 - 12:20pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Brian <>
Subject: 2_k_Amount_Deducted
Date: July 22, 2021 at 3:44:57 PM MDT

Posted: 07/22/2021 - 5:51pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Stone James <>
Date: Sun, Jul 18, 2021 at 3:38 PM

Posted: 07/22/2021 - 5:41pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: John Friedman <>
Date: Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 10:02 AM

Posted: 07/22/2021 - 11:25am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Prof. Kenneth <>
Date: Wed, Jul 21, 2021 at 7:10 AM

Posted: 07/21/2021 - 11:47am
Phishing Email (on campus)

From: Rachelle Kimberly (via Google Drive) <>
Date: Tue, Jul 20, 2021 at 5:22 PM

Posted: 07/20/2021 - 10:08pm
Phishing Email (on campus)

​From: Kathy Liddell <>
Date: Thu, Jul 15, 2021 at 6:49 AM
Subject: Payment Confirmation 45889-12559


Posted: 07/15/2021 - 10:54am
Phishing Email (on campus)

Date: Wed, Jul 14, 2021 at 10:12 AM
Subject: Hello


Posted: 07/14/2021 - 12:40pm