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Phishing Attempt: Notification

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Notification
POSTED ON: 04/11/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Apr 11 05:51 AM
END TIME: May 12 05:51 AM
DESCRIPTION: A phishing attempt has been reported supposedly from the University of Hawaii. Please do NOT reply to the email or click on the link. Do NOT submit your personal information.

The University of Hawaii will NEVER ask for your UH username and password in an email message.

See: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/898 for reporting a new/suspicious email targeting UH usernames.

Sample message:

From: Hawaii Site Admin <info@hawaii.edu>
To: undisclosed-recipients: ;
Cc:
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2012 06:25:31 +0200 (CEST)
Subject: Notification
E-mail Notification,

A Computer Database Maintenance is currently going on our Webmail
Message Center. Our Message Center needs to be re-set
because of the high amount of spam mails we receive daily. A
Quarantine Maintenance will help us prevent this everyday dilemma.
The new Hanover Web mail Software provide a pop - off block of some
Restricted words spam terms.

You are instructed to login to your account and verify if your
Account is still valid and sends immediately the following:

Email:
Username:
Password:

Note that if your account do Login, send us the details or otherwise it
Means it has been deleted. Sorry for the inconveniences this might cause
You we are only trying to make sure you don't loose information in your
Accounts.

Thanks for bearing with us.
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