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Phishing Attempt: Important Notice From The Helpdesk

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Important Notice From The Helpdesk
POSTED ON: 09/14/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Sep 14 04:53 PM
END TIME: Sep 28 04:56 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: Marlo Chavarria <mchavarria@regent.edu>
Subject: Important Notice From The Helpdesk
Date: September 14, 2012 2:40:09 PM HST
To: undisclosed-recipients:;

EMAIL ACCOUNT UPGRADE


Your E-mail box has reached its maximum limit of 20 GB of storage and

Your account will be disabled if you do not update
now.


hawaii.edu To upgrade your account, please click

the link below and follow the instructions to upgrade to more
storage space.


http://www.nrfsindh.org.pk/form/use/support/form1.html


Your account will remain active after you have confirmed your account
success fully.

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