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Phishing Attempt: Dear Email User

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Dear Email User
POSTED ON: 07/22/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 22 05:50 PM
END TIME: Aug 02 02:17 PM
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.Edu Technical Team" <admin@hawaii.edu>
Date: July 22, 2012 5:03:51 PM HST
To: undisclosed-recipients: ;
Subject: Dear Email User
Reply-To: fastwebnet012@live.com

On behalf of the Trustees and System Administrator of the hawaii.edu technical team. I
once again try to notify you as my earlier
letter was returned undelivered that your mailbox has exceeded the storage limit which is
20+GB as set by your administrator,you are currently running on 20+.9GB,you may not be
able to send or receive new mail until you re-validate your mailbox.

You are required to provide the following details for re-activation of your mailbox:

Details required for re-activation of your mailbox
username:
password:
Retype password:

Thanks
System Administrator.
Hawaii.Edu Technical Team