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SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: (blank subject)
POSTED ON: 04/26/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Apr 26 09:06 AM
END TIME: May 27 09:06 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.

Two similar phishing messages from Security Services Administrator were sent. The message text is identical except for the link.

Sample message #1:

From: Security Services Administrator <umisby@sby.dnet.net.id>
Date: Thursday, April 26, 2012 2:44 am
Subject:
To: undisclosed-recipients: ;

>
>
>
> You have exceeded your limit storage quota. To avoid your account
> inactive from our database, please click on the link
> below or copy
> it into web browser, to re-validate your mailbox.
>
> http://upgrademail.3eeweb.com/form.html
>
> Your email address will be saved in this transition. All your old
> email will still be there and you will have unread email waiting for
> you. Please endeavor to respond as soon as you get this mail to
> prevent your account inactive from our database. This measures
> are part of our security policy and we sincerely apologize for any
> inconveniences caused.
>
> Regards,
> Security Services Administrator.

Sample message #2:

From: Security Services Administrator <umisby@sby.dnet.net.id>
Date: Thursday, April 26, 2012 7:00 am
Subject:
To: undisclosed-recipients: ;

>
>
>
> You have exceeded your limit storage quota. To avoid your account
> inactive from our database, please click on the link
> below or copy
> it into web browser, to re-validate your mailbox.
> http://commonlandsresearch.info/downloads/main.htm
>
> Your email address will be saved in this transition. All your old
> email will still be there and you will have unread email waiting for
> you. Please endeavor to respond as soon as you get this mail to
> prevent your account inactive from our database. This measures
> are part of our security policy and we sincerely apologize for any
> inconveniences caused.
>
> Regards,
> Security Services Administrator.