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Phishing Attempt: University of Hawaii Account Alert

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: University of Hawaii Account Alert
POSTED ON: 09/03/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Sep 03 07:07 AM
END TIME: Oct 04 07:07 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: "University of Hawaii" <account@hawaii.edu>
Date: September 3, 2013 1:55:40 AM HST
Subject: University of Hawaii Account Alert
To:


Dear User,

We detected a login attempt with invalid password to your University of Hawaii account from an unrecognized device on Mon, September 02, 2013 3:21 PM PHT.

Location: Philippines (IP=119.92.165.4)

Note: The location is based on information from your Internet service or wireless carrier provider.

You are strictly advised to Click on www.hawaii.edu to verify any possible findings to avoid account suspended from system.

Sincerely,

University of Hawaii Account Services