Phishing Attempt: This is an Email Service Alert from Helpdesk.

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: This is an Email Service Alert from Helpdesk.
POSTED ON: 09/03/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Sep 03 07:23 AM
END TIME: Oct 04 07:23 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: Office <office@altres.com>
Date: Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 7:44 AM
Subject: This is an Email Service Alert from Helpdesk.
To:


This is an Email Service Alert from Helpdesk. This is to inform you that your mailbox has exceeds its storage limit, you will be unable to receive and send emails. To re-set your Account Space on our database, prior to maintain your INBOX from 20G to 20.9G.

CLICK HERE to Activate.

Warm Regards,
Helpdesk Administrator.