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For more on phishing, spam and other email security topics, see RU Secure’s information on phishing at

12/10/2014 - 11:24
From: Rutgers University
Sent: Sunday, December 7, 2014 6:34 AM
Subject: /*Suspensi​ón of Yur Email Account
Follow the below link to...
06/16/2014 - 10:30
-------- Original message --------
From: Rutgers University <>
Date:06/13/2014 5:59 PM (GMT-05:00)
To: You <...
06/03/2014 - 13:42

From: IT Help Desk Service <>
Reply-To: "" <>
01/09/2014 - 12:33
"Your Mailbox has reached its storage limit and needs to be validated..."
01/09/2014 - 12:21
"...Your Online access will be BLOCKED if this issue is not resolved..."
11/06/2013 - 11:27
From: "Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey" <>
"We received a notification fro m our date base system...
10/14/2013 - 10:08
From: Administrator <lkirkland@...>
This message contains a link to "" to "validate your email account...
10/09/2013 - 09:04
Subject: <>Regularly Scheduled Maintenance>

The message contains a PDF file that contains the Rutgers seal and links to rutgers-support....
09/19/2013 - 14:14
We didn't receive a copy of the email message, but beware of messages that link to and have tmp in the URL.
08/26/2013 - 09:47
Subject: Letter From Rutgers University of New Jersey
From: Rutgers University of New Jersey *LINK REMOVED*

Dear User,

Your account...