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These emails from Academic Debt Solutions may look real but don't be fooled by them.

Posted: 10/09/2015 - 2:00pm
Updated: 10/16 11:31am

From: Han, Xijing < xijing_han @brown.edu >
Date: Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 5:55 PM
Subject: View Document
To: 

Hello

Posted: 10/08/2015 - 9:31pm

From: anna_masini @brown.edu *
Date: October 5, 2015 at 10:58:43 PM EDT
To: undisclosed-recipients:;
Subject: Important Document

Posted: 10/06/2015 - 12:45am

From: "Hoite, Viggo" <viggo_hoite @brown.edu>
Subject: Urgent Notice
Date: September 30, 2015 at 9:20:47 AM EDT
To: undisclosed-recipients:;

Posted: 09/30/2015 - 4:30pm

From: "Cardenas, Arturo" <arturo_cardenas @brown.edu>
Date: Sep 30, 2015 3:05 PM
Subject: Notice: View Important document
To:
Cc:

Posted: 09/30/2015 - 3:10pm

From: drop box <nicola_young @brown.edu>
Date: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 2:30 PM
Subject: IMPORTANT DOCUMENT
To:

Posted: 09/30/2015 - 2:45pm

From: Armstrong, Carlin <carlin_armstrong @brown.edu>
Date: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 2:05 PM
Subject: Invoice
To:

Posted: 09/30/2015 - 2:29pm

 

From: Jason Scherrenberg <jason.scherrenberg @gallaudet.edu>
Date: Wed, Sep 30, 2015 at 9:35 AM
Subject: Your account will be closed
To:

Posted: 09/30/2015 - 9:41am

From: Brown University <sales11_worldmachinecom @bk.ru>
Date: Tue, Sep 29, 2015 at 6:34 PM
Subject: Termination of your account
To:

Brown University Seal
[Inline image 1]

Posted: 09/30/2015 - 9:40am

From: "Gray, E" <elizabeth_gray @brown.edu> OR <lynda_musilwa @brown.edu> OR <naana_obeng-marnu @brown.edu>
Date: Sep 29, 2015 12:18 PM
Subject: Pls read (don't ignore)
To: 

Posted: 09/29/2015 - 12:34pm

From: Admin @Brown <darwish.mohamad2 @gmail.com> or <mattreny @gmail.com>
Date: Tue, Sep 29, 2015 at 9:29 AM
Subject: important notice
To:

Hello,

Posted: 09/29/2015 - 9:34am

From: IT HELP DESK <claudia_villalona @brown.edu>
Date: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 at 8:45 PM
Subject: (FINAL WARNING TO BROWN) TO HELP DESK NETWORK SERVICE
To: 

Posted: 09/27/2015 - 9:17pm

From: IT HELPDESK <jennifer_mundelius @brown.edu>
Date: September 26, 2015 at 6:00:48 PM EDT
To: IT_Services @brown.edu
Subject: BROWN HELP DESK NETWORK SERVICE (IMPORTANT NOTICE)

Posted: 09/26/2015 - 7:35pm

From: IT HELP DESK < peter_honzik @brown.edu OR aram_martin @brown.edu >
Subject: (FINAL WARNING) BROWN IT HELP DESK NETWORK SERVICE
Date: 23 September, 2015 at 6:52:14 PM EDT

Posted: 09/23/2015 - 7:13pm

From: xxxx_xxxxxxx @brown.edu  (multiple "spoofed" addresses)
Date: Wed, Sep 23, 2015 at 10:12 AM
Subject: Payment
To: xxxxx_xxxxxx @brown.edu

Posted: 09/23/2015 - 10:25am

From: Brown University Mail <juliet_breza@brown.edu>
Date: Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 11:25 AM
Subject: Account Activity Report .
To:

Posted: 09/22/2015 - 11:29am

From: Koroma, Donald <donald_koroma @brown.edu>
Date: Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 12:39 PM
Subject: ​Re: Invoice - (shared via dropbox)
To: donald_koroma @brown.edu

Posted: 09/21/2015 - 12:46pm

From: Wong Alison <alison_wong @alumni.brown.edu>
Date: Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 3:46 AM
Subject: Fw: important
To:

Hey!

Posted: 09/21/2015 - 9:20am

From: Google <18harhal @manistee.org>
Date: Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 6:07 PM
Subject: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (required action)
To:

Posted: 09/18/2015 - 10:31am

From: Webmaster @brown.edu <onesimo_almeida @brown.edu>
Date: Thu, Sep 17, 2015 at 9:00 PM
Subject: Re-validate your school Mailbox.
To: 

Posted: 09/17/2015 - 10:01pm
Legitimate Email

In response to questions about "You have received a secure message notifications" from Lifespan.org email addresses, these are legitimate emails (example below) using Cisco's "registered envelope service" (RES) to del

Posted: 09/17/2015 - 4:13pm

From: "Yahoo! Mail" <jason_papalexopoulos @brown.edu>
Date: Sep 16, 2015 12:37 PM
Subject: Important Documents
To:
Cc:

Posted: 09/16/2015 - 1:17pm

Another phone scam has been reported at Brown, this one involving someone representing a bank asking for employment verification on a former employee. If their request is denied, they may ask to be transferred to Huma

Posted: 09/15/2015 - 12:54pm

From: Blackboard Learning ITS < a variety of addresses* >
Date: Tue, Sep 15, 2015 at 10:34 AM
Subject: (Blackboard Learning) You have two new course work from your Admin Faculty
To:

Posted: 09/15/2015 - 11:28am

Phone scams -- whether for toner deals, printer verification, "Microsoft " tech support or other -- are reported by members of the Brown community from time to time.

Posted: 09/15/2015 - 10:29am

From: IT Help Desk <sarah_joelson @brown.edu>  <bethlehem_desta @brown.edu> OR <kaitlin_sandmann @brown.edu>
Date: Sep 14, 2015 8:10 PM

Posted: 09/14/2015 - 8:40pm
Updated: 9/15 9:25am

From: <kate_silzer @brown.edu> OR <katerina_rademacher @brown.edu>
Date: Mon, Sep 14, 2015 at 11:34 AM
Subject: View important document
To:

Hi,

Posted: 09/14/2015 - 12:10pm
Updated: 9/15 12:57pm

This example of the "Nigerian Email Scam", currently circulating at Brown, preys on both compassion and greed to try to get your bank inform

Posted: 09/14/2015 - 8:37am

From: "Noreply_Admin." <norman_hobbie @brown.edu>
Subject: we are blocking your acount with-in 24hrs.
Date: September 13, 2015 at 9:17:00 PM EDT
To: undisclosed-recipients:;

Posted: 09/13/2015 - 8:40pm

From: Whitford Emma <emma_whitford@alumni.brown.edu>
Date: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 at 2:49 PM
Subject: Fw: important message

Posted: 09/13/2015 - 2:59pm

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