Phishing Attempt: IT SERVICE

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: IT SERVICE
POSTED ON: 04/26/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Apr 26 12:41 PM
END TIME: May 27 12:41 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: Sapp, Darlene
Sent: Friday, April 26, 2013 9:44 AM
To: notice@domain.org
Subject: IT SERVICE

This Message is From Help-desk.Your Email Quota is exceeded.You are advised to re-validate your account immediately.Failure to this,will result to seizure to sensitive options in your web-mail.
Verify Here (phishing web page link removed)
Thank you for your cooperation.