Microsoft Phishing Email Example

Started by zx261242, May 23, 2022, 01:23 PM

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May 23, 2022, 01:23 PM Last Edit: Aug 09, 2022, 08:38 PM by zx261242


Numerous Microsoft phishing emails have been doing the rounds in the last couple of months. The email addresses i know they originate from are:


From: Security alert <[email protected]>
Sent: 02 March 2022 18:10
To:
Subject: Microsoft account unusual sign-in activity
 
Microsoft account
Unusual sign-in activity
We detected something unusual about a recent sign-in to the Microsoft account .
Sign-in details
Country/region: Russia/Moscow
IP address: 103.225.77.255
Date: Wed, 02 Mar 2022 19:10:47 +0100
Platform: Kali Linux
Browser: Firefox
A user from Russia/Moscow just logged into your account from a new device, If this wasn't you, please report the user. If this was you, we'll trust similar activity in the future.
Report The User
To opt out or change where you receive security notifications, click here.
Thanks,
The Microsoft account team

Another variation of this email is shown below:



From: Security alert <[email protected]>
Sent: 09 March 2022 02:31
To:
Subject: Microsoft account unusual sign-in activity
 
Microsoft account
Unusual sign-in activity
We detected something unusual about a recent sign-in to the Microsoft account [email protected]
Sign-in details
Country/region: Russia/Moscow
IP address: 103.225.77.255
Date: Wed, 09 Mar 2022 03:31:21 +0100
Platform: Windows 10
Browser: Firefox
A user from Russia/Moscow just logged into your account from a new device, If this wasn't you, please report the user. If this was you, we'll trust similar activity in the future.
Report The User
To opt out or change where you receive security notifications, click here.
Thanks,
The Microsoft account team

This email is circulating again and appears to be coming from the following two email addresses:

[email protected] <[email protected]>

[email protected] <[email protected]>;

Reply Email: [email protected] <[email protected]>

From: Microsoft account team <[email protected]>
Sent: 23 November 2022 19:24
Subject: Microsoft account unusual sign-in activity

We detected something unusual about a recent sign-in to the Microsoft account.
Sign-in details
Country/region: Russia/Moscow
IP address: 103.225.77.255
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2022 18:40:08 +0000
Platform: Windows 10
Browser: Firefox

A user from Russia/Moscow just logged into your account from a new device, If this wasn't you, please report the user. If this was you, we'll trust similar activity in the future.

To opt out or change where you receive security notifications, [mailto:[email protected] ?&[email protected] &Subject=Unsubscribe+me]click here.
Thanks,
The Microsoft account team