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Phishing Attempt: IT Helpdesk: Mailbox Quote.

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: IT Helpdesk: Mailbox Quote.
POSTED ON: 07/26/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 26 09:01 AM
END TIME: Aug 27 09:01 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: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/898 for reporting a new/suspicious email targeting UH usernames.

Sample message:

From: Blair, Angela <angela.blair@hma.com>
Date: Thu, Jul 25, 2013 at 4:03 PM
Subject: IT Helpdesk: Mailbox Quote.
To:


Dear user,



Your mailbox is almost full. Please click on the link below to verify your location and enable us increase your Webmail storage space.




424MB 500MB

Increase Storage


Your Webmail Account will be suspended within 48 hours, if verification is not done.



Thank you for your cooperation.


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