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Laurie Bastien <[log in to unmask]>
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Yes, I have also been getting these emails...they go right to my spam.



Laurie Bastien, MLIS

Reference Librarian | Kaplan University

550 W Van Buren St. 7th Floor, Chicago, IL 60607 | library.kaplan.edu
office tel: 888.595.0010 | email: [log in to unmask]














On Mon, Jul 27, 2015 at 6:39 PM, Fort Fairfield Public Library <
[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Berie and Mamie, yes I too have been receiving them. They only started
> since I joined the listserv here.
>
> --Jennifer Gaenzle
> Library Director
> Fort Fairfield Public Library
> 339 Main Street
> Fort Fairfield, ME 04742
> (207)472-3880
>
> "A library holds everyone's history, everyone's family and everyone's
> knowledge and imagination, all under one roof. A library is the very
> foundation and definition of community." -Jennifer Gaenzle
>
> Bernie Alie <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> >Over the past month, I have been receiving daily (sometimes more than
> >that) spam claiming I owe court appearances, EZ Pass payments, my
> >email didn't go through, etc etc.  It's gotten obnoxious.  I reported
> >it to InfoNet when I first started noticing it.  Now I blacklist the
> >email without even opening it.
> >
> >I'd love to know why it's happening so frequently all of a sudden.
> >Has Horde been compromised somehow?
> >
> >Bernie Alie
> >Youth Services Librarian
> >Kennebunk Free Library
> >
> >
> >Quoting "Mamie Anthoine Ney" <[log in to unmask]>:
> >
> >> Good morning.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> In the last week or so I have received unsolicited emails from people
> >> looking for a job.  The emails say that the "applicant" has looked at
> >> our website and would like to work for us, either as an employee or an
> >> intern.  There is a resume attached.  The name in the reply address is
> >> different from the name of the applicant.  The latest which was sent to
> >> our children's librarian has come from a "Jeffrey" with a reply going to
> >> a "Carl" at "mpbbuilders."  A Google search indicated that "mpbbuilders"
> >> is an construction company in Wisconsin.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> My guess is that this is a phishing email and that the attached resume
> >> probably has some sort of malware, Trojan, or virus attached to it.  I
> >> have instructed my staff not to open any of these emails...just delete
> >> them without a reply.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Anyone else seeing this?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Mamie
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Mamie Anthoine Ney
> >>
> >> Director
> >>
> >> Auburn Public Library
> >>
> >> 49 Spring St.
> >>
> >> Auburn, ME 04210
> >>
> >> [log in to unmask]
> >>
> >> 207-333-6640 x 2020 (Option #6)
> >>
> >> www.auburnpubliclibrary.org <http://www.auburnpubliclibrary.org/>
> >>
> >> http://libraryla.org/
> >>
> >> @AubLibDir
> >>
> >> Maine Readers' Choice Award Committee, Chair
> >>
> >> Friends of the Maine State Library Board
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
>

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