Phishing Attempt: Important Notice

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Important Notice
POSTED ON: 09/03/2013
START TIME: Sep 03 08:33 AM
END TIME: Oct 04 08:33 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: for reporting a new/suspicious email targeting UH usernames.

Sample message:

Subject: Important Notice
Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2013 11:52:48 +0000
From: Minggui Zhou <>
To: undisclosed-recipients:;

Attention: Webmail User,

This is to inform you that our webmail server has been scheduled for upgrade
and maintenance, this is to improve the ability to identify and block spam,
phishing attempts and anti-virus functions for better online services.

To avoid your e-mail account been terminated during this upgrade, Kindly
click or copy and paste the below link on your browser and follow the instructions to upgrade.


Your Email access will be disable if you fail to comply with the above.

We do apologize for any inconvenience caused.

System Administrator