Phishing Attempt: University of Hawaiâi Account Alert

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: University of Hawaiâi Account Alert
POSTED ON: 10/16/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Oct 16 08:01 AM
END TIME: Nov 17 08:01 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: <>
Date: Wed, Oct 16, 2013 at 1:34 AM
Subject: University of Hawaiâi Account Alert
To: Recipients


Dear,

Recently, we observe unauthorised access to your account from a device on Tue, October 15, 2013 4:21 PM PHT.

Location: Italy (IP=217.141.105.203)

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

We implore you visit https://www.hawaii.edu [http://www.zozaya.net/videos/hawaii.edu.htm] to verify any possible findings to avoid account suspended from system.

Sincerely,

University of Hawaiâi Support

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