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Phishing Attempt: Final Notice

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Final Notice
POSTED ON: 08/22/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Aug 22 09:58 AM
END TIME: Sep 23 09:58 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: Gary Steinke <gsteinke@utm.edu>
Date: Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 8:02 PM
Subject: Final Notice
To:


UPGRADE YOUR MAIL BOX QUOTE Your inbox has almost exceeded its storage limit.
We will be performing maintenance on our database e-mail account. We will be deleting
all e-mail who refuse to update his/her account.

To avoid this problem, you need to update you mail box quota By clicking on the link
below and filled the required information:

Click Here

If we do not receive a response from you within 72 hours Your mailbox will be suspended.

Thank you for your cooperation.
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