Yes, it was about Email and definitely a scam. Your "warning" is the
kind of thing I would expect from ETS, not asking to open anything or
click on some link.
On 12/20/2011 1:02 PM, Geoffrey Duke wrote:
> Are you sure the messages are about email? A couple weeks ago, we enabled
> email alerts for home directories on files.uvm.edu. Below is a copy of the
> message I generated for my own account:
> -----Quota Full Message-----
> From: UVM Server Admins<[log in to unmask]>
> Sent: Tuesday, December 20, 2011 12:55 PM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Cc: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: CAMPUS\gcd - "My Documents" quota is FULL
> Currently, you are using 120% of the 4096.00 MB allocated to your home
> folder in Campus File Services.
> You will encounter problems adding new files and updating existing data
> until you delete some files. Remember to empty your "Recycle Bin," too.
> Specifically, please look into the amount of space being consumed by non-
> work media files (pictures, music, and videos).
> We've written a short document with some suggestions, which you can review
> If you have questions about your storage utilization or your quota, please
> contact the ETS Helpline at 656-2604.
> Thank you for your attention,
> Geoffrey Duke, Sr System Adminstrator
> J. Greg Mackinnon, Sr System Administrator
> Harjit Dhaliwal, System Administrator
> Enterprise Technology Services
> [Event info for ETS reference]
> User: CAMPUS\gcd
> Used: 4922.92 MB
> Allowed: 4096.00 MB
> Percent: 120%
> Filesys: K:\homes1\g\gcd
> File: K:\homes1\g\gcd\MyDocs\s-quotas.txt
> Does that help? There's also a warning message that looks very similar that
> goes out at 90% of quota.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Technology Discussion at UVM [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On
>> Behalf Of Larry Kost
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 20, 2011 12:36 PM
>> To: [log in to unmask]
>> Subject: Phishing
>> We have been seeing a fair number of the "your mailbox is full" scams
>> lately. Does UVM send Emails when someone's inbox is full? If so, I am
>> assuming it would not include a link to click on. If such Emails are
>> sent, could I see a copy?