Phishing Attempt: Account Upgrade

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Account Upgrade
POSTED ON: 08/03/2012
START TIME: Aug 03 07:50 AM
END TIME: Aug 18 07:50 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: for reporting a new/suspicious email targeting UH usernames.

Sample message:

From: Help Desk <>
Date: Fri, Aug 3, 2012 at 7:28 AM
Subject: Account Upgrade

We have upgraded to 500MB Email Space, login into your account to
confirm if your account is still active. Click the link below to login
into your account for confirmation and upgrade.

We have send you this upgrade notification times without number, and
you have refuse to upgrade your user, note that failure to upgrade
this time, would result to termination of your user account. Thank you

Web Support.
©Copyright 2012