[Beowulf] possible bogus emails from globus?
greg.matthews at diamond.ac.uk
Tue May 20 08:58:24 PDT 2014
anyone else receive a request to validate a new password at globus.org?
I received the following text in an email (url obfuscated):
Hello greg matthews,
Please follow this link to enter your new password:
https://www.globus.org/NewPassword?validation_code=<some code here>
All the best,
The Globus Team
the headers show that it was received from:
Received: from unknown (HELO a9-80.smtp-out.amazonses.com) (220.127.116.11)
engine19-1277-1.icritical.com (qpsmtpd/0.28) with ESMTP; Tue, 20 May 2014
which appears to be an Amazon network.
My paranoia is telling me that someone has brute-forced my password and
has attempted to change it...
Greg Matthews 01235 778658
Scientific Computing Group Leader
Diamond Light Source Ltd. OXON UK
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