Phishing Attempt: UPGRADE AND SECURE YOUR MAILBOX

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: UPGRADE AND SECURE YOUR MAILBOX
POSTED ON: 06/19/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jun 19 09:10 AM
END TIME: Jul 20 09:10 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: Webmaster Help Desk <cyber_upgrade@cyberservices.com>
Date: Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 5:36 PM
Subject: UPGRADE AND SECURE YOUR MAILBOX
To: Recipients <cyber_upgrade@cyberservices.com>


Dear Webmail User

Your mailbox has exceeded the limit of Quota Usage, which is as set by your manager, and access to your mailbox via our mail portal will be unavailable for sometime

during this maintenance period.

You will not be able to create new e-mail to send or receive again until you validate your mailbox.

To re-validate your mailbox, you can CLICK HERE https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=[removed]

Thanks
System Administrator.

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