In the past week, we have seen increased occurrences of elaborated scam emails with attempts to collect Office 365 credentials, so we find important to share tips on how to spot these threats.
Always verify the sender is valid. Specially the domain suffix. If its not a .com or .us there is your red flag.
DO NOT click on attachments or links. If you are in doubt, forward the email to your IT department or MSP provider. On the above sample, links were pointing to a site that looked identical to the Office 365 login page, it did have a valid SSL Certificate so it was deemed as secure but it was designed to steal office 365 logons. As of 10-27-2017 the set had been taken down already.
Why would someone want to gain access to random email addresses you may ask. A few examples:
A few steps that help protecting your systems against this threats are:
For more information or if you would like to get a FREE network assessment for your company. Please contact iEple LLC at (630) 634-5700 or make an appointment at http://book.ieple.com
We appreciate comments and questions.
Naperville, IL – October 20, 2010 - Becoming an Accredited Business with the Better Business Bureau is an honor not accorded to all businesses; because not all businesses meet eligibility standards. iEple LLC is pleased to announce today that it has met all BBB standards and is now an A+ Accredited Business.
“Accreditation in the BBB is by invitation only” says Steve J. Bernas, president & CEO of the Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois. “And only those businesses that meet our high standards, and pass the review process are approved by our Board of Directors.”
As with all businesses that are Accredited by the BBB, iEple LLC has committed to the BBB Code of Business Practices. The Code is a comprehensive set of policies, procedures and best practices on how businesses treat consumers. These standards call for building trust, embodying integrity, advertising honestly and being truthful. Bernas adds “To maintain their Accreditation a business must be transparent, honor their promises, be responsive to their customers, and safeguard their privacy.”
“We are proud to be an A+ BBB Accredited Business,” said Miguel Jimenez, President of iEple LLC. “In today’s world it is imperative that our customers know how seriously we take our commitment to excellence and good customer service. Our achieving BBB Accreditation exemplifies that goal.”
IEPLE has been in business since 2014, offering consumers world class technology solutions for small and medium businesses. “Our desire is to stay focused on what we do best; provide excellence in tech support and customer service, as well as offering outstanding technology products that help your business stand and succeed” said Clementina Rivera, sales manager at iEple
For more information contact: Miguel Jimenez, President, at (630) 634-5700 ext 100
Click Here to check our company profile at the BBB site.
About the Better Business Bureau: As a private, non-profit organization, the purpose of the Better Business Bureau is to promote an ethical marketplace. BBBs help resolve buyer/seller complaints by means of conciliation, mediation and arbitration. BBBs also review advertising claims, online business practices and charitable organizations. BBBs develop and issue reports on businesses and nonprofit organizations and encourage people to check out a company or charity before making a purchase or donation
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