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Phishing Attempt: **Re-validate your mailbox

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: **Re-validate your mailbox
POSTED ON: 07/23/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 23 05:30 AM
END TIME: Aug 02 02:18 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: Webmail Helpdesk Support Centre® <web@mail.tofirstins.com>
Date: Sat, Jul 21, 2012 at 7:06 AM
Subject: **Re-validate your mailbox
To:


Your mailbox has exceeded the storage limit of 1 GB,you can not send or receive new messages until you re-validate your mailbox. To renew the mailbox, click link below:

https://docs.google.com/a/my.liu.edu/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dG5aLXNsR0Z2a0pzYmxydTJvRXN4Umc6MQ

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