So a ticket came in today from a user. Here’s the content of it
From: Attacker <firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 15Feb2013 09:39:43CST To: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: great! hi employee http://www.snelgrovevet.com/conealcoholchristophergordon
So how do you think our star employee fared when faced with this obvious spam message. Did the Attacker win? Or did our faithful Employee, in his excellence, thwart the Attacker and save compsec some headache.
The result? Employee opens a Helpdesk ticket with the following
From: Employee Sent: Friday, February 15, 2013 1:43 PM To: helpdesk Subject: Fwd: great! whhooopsss. I got sucked in. this appeard to be from a close colleague and I clicked before I thought. -- Employee ---------------< Do good and don't look back. --Dutch proverb ---------------
Congratulations sir. You fail. Perhaps he could do us all some good and just stop using computers.
Here is your prize