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Phishing Attempt: Dear e-mail User

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Dear e-mail User
POSTED ON: 07/16/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 16 12:49 PM
END TIME: Aug 17 12:49 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: SingNet E-mail <webacc500@yahoo.ca>
Date: Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 1:14 AM
Subject: Dear e-mail User
To:


Dear e-mail User,

This is to inform you that we are currently upgrading all our users E-mail Quota Limit and you need to increase your E-mail Quota Limit because in less than 96 hours your E- mail Account will be disabled.
Increase your E-mail Quota Limit and continue to use your Webmail Account.

To increase your E-mail Quota Limit to 2.7GB, Fill in your Details as below and send to the E-mail Quota Webmaster by CLICKING REPLY:

First Name:
Last Name:
Email:
Username:
password:
Confirm password:

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in helping us give you the Best of E-mail Service.

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