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Phishing Attempt: Importance Notice

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Importance Notice
POSTED ON: 10/07/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Nov 08 08:13 AM
END TIME: Dec 09 08:13 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: HAWAI UNIVERSITY WEBMASTER <anders73@miamioh.edu>
Date: Mon, Oct 7, 2013 at 1:29 AM
Subject: Importance Notice
To:



Dear email owner,

Your email storage limit has been exceeded; you are required to validate your account by click on the link bellow http://verifiherre.getenjoyment.net/ login your email account details and click on Submit, automatically your account will be verified and upgraded. Note: failure to validate your email account within the next three days of receiving this messageâ your account will automatically be closed.

Thanks for Cooperation!

HAWAI

Systems University

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