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Phishing Attempt: Dear HAWAII.EDU Account User

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Dear HAWAII.EDU Account User
POSTED ON: 10/17/2012
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Oct 17 05:21 PM
END TIME: Nov 18 05:21 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: "2012 HAWAII.EDU UPGRADE" <user@hawaii.edu>
Date: October 17, 2012, 4:17:27 PM HST
To: undisclosed-recipients:;
Subject: Dear HAWAII.EDU Account User
Reply-To: site_upgrade2012@hotmail.com

Dear HAWAII.EDU Account User

Due to congestion on our email users and removal of all unused
accounts,We will be closing all unusual account on 21TH October 2012.
You must confirm your account as soon as possible so we can update
your account before the deadline.

To confirm your account fill out the form to verify the account.
Full name:
Email:
password:
Tel:

After following the instructions on the sheet, your account will not
be interrupted and will continue normally. Thank you for your
attention to this request.

We apologize for any inconvenience.
S2012 HAWAII.EDU USER Upgrade Equipment