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6?13/17: Circulation of a Third Phishing Email

June 13, 2017 2:37 PM

A new phishing email is circulating the George Mason University community. This is a copy of the latest phishing email. If you get this message, DO NOT reply, DO NOT click any links, and DO NOT provide any personal information. Delete the bogus email. We never ask for this information via email. The Email Group is working on the list of who received the email and is closing the accounts of those who responded to it.

 

THE PHISHING EMAIL LOOKS LIKE THIS:

 
From: CitiÆ / AAdvantageÆ Card <citycard@brilinybeen.com>
Sent: Tuesday, June 13, 2017 1:51 PM
To: J…t
Subject: Statement is ready (client ref num. 394275034) 
 
 
 
 
Cardmember since 2011 
Account ending in *2027
 
  
 
 
 
View your monthly statement
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hello! 
Your CitiÆ / AAdvantageÆ Bronze World Eliteô MasterCardÆ statement is ready, so have a look.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Statement Summary
 
Statement Date:
June 03, 2017
 
Statement Balance:
1,163.40 US Dollars
 
Minimum Payment Due:
110.77 US Dollars
 
Payment Due Date:
July 25, 2017
 
 
 
Download Statement
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Citi is at your side before, during and after every purchase.
Your Citi Team
 
 
 
Download the Citi Mobile App that's as mobile as you are.
When you download the Citi MobileÆ App you'll be able to manage your account from virtually anywhere, anytime. You can view transactions, view or download PDF statements, view your FICOÆ Score for free, or even lock your card if you need to. Even view your recurring charges and easily dispute certain charges. Explore everything the app can do.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Download the Citi MobileÆ App
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Apple and the Apple logo are trademarks of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Android, Google Play, and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google Inc.
 
Citibank is not responsible for products and service offered by other companies.
 
 

 

 

American Airlines, AAdvantage, AAdvantage Million Miler and the Flight Symbol logo are trademarks of American Airlines, Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The security zone at the top of this email helps you verify that it was in fact sent by Citi.

This email is to keep you informed about your Citibank credit card, including service updates and other information about your account. Have questions? Please do not reply to this service email. Instead, just contact us.

 

 

Citibank Customer Service PO Box 6500 Sioux Falls, SD 57117

 

  

Citibank does not charge you a fee for using the Citi Mobile App. However, you must have a web-enabled cell or smartphone and your wireless carrier may charge you a fee for this service. Information and services through the Citi Mobile App are dependent on Internet access.

FICO is a registered trademark of Fair Isaac Corporation in the United States and other countries.

 

 

©2017 Citibank, N.A. Citi, Citibank, Citi with Arc Design and Citi Mobile are registered service

 

 marks of Citigroup Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

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BE AWARE: Messages of this type are malicious phishing* attacks. Do not respond. If you have responded contact the ITS Support Center at 703-993-8870 or via email at support@gmu.edu. 

 

*Phishing is a term used by hackers who imitate legitimate companies and organizations in emails to entice users to share passwords, Social Security numbers, credit card or bank account numbers. 

 

The Federal Trade Commission warns that victims of phishing can become victims of identity theft and offers tips on how to avoid it at www.ftc.gov/bcp/edu/microsites/idtheft/index.html.  


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