(Spam) Reporting Spam

Spam emails can be very tedious. If you would like to help us lessen the problem, go ahead and forward the spam email as an attachment to spam@oregonstate.edu

Follow the steps below for your email client to turn on spam filtering:

  1. When looking in your inbox, right click on the fraudulent or abusive message.
  2. Click the Forward as Attachment button.
    Attachment
  3. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. Select the message in the message pane
  2. Click the Attachment button
  3. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. Open the phishing email in a new window (DO NOT open any attachments that may be contained within the email as they could contain viruses)
  2. Click Other Actions near the top of the window and select Forward as Attachment
    Forward as Attachment
  3. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. Open the phishing email in a new window. This can be done by double clicking on the email. (DO NOT open any attachments that may be contained within the email as they could contain viruses)
  2. Click More near the top of the window and select Forward as Attachment

    Outlook 2010
    Forward as Attachment

    Outlook 2013/2016
     

  3. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. Right click (two-finger click) on the mail message in your inbox or folder
  2. Select "Forward as an attachment"
  3. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. If you still access your ONID mailbox at http://webmail.oregonstate.edu/, then start by logging in here.
  2. Open the phishing email (DO NOT open any attachments that may be contained within the email as they could contain viruses)
  3. Under the Forward menu, select Entire Message
    Forward Entire Message
  4. This will open a new email with the phishing email included as an attachment.
  5. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. Once you are in the phishing attempt email, click on the little drop down arrow. This will bring up several options.
  2. Drop down arrow in Email

  3. Click on the “Show original” option in that drop down menu.
  4. Show Original Link in Drop Down Menu

  5. This will open a new tab with a page that looks like this, a lot of text. You will need to copy and paste this text into a new email. An easy way to highlight all of the text is to press the Ctrl button and the A button at the same time. After that you can press Ctrl and C together to copy it. 
  6. New Tab with a lot of Text

  7. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.
  1. Select the phishing message
  2. Under the Message menu, select Forward As and then select Attachment from the sub menu
  3. Send the spam email to spam@oregonstate.edu and we will look at it and work to get the spammer blocked.