Phishing Attempt: Important Notice

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Important Notice
POSTED ON: 11/14/2013
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Nov 14 09:30 AM
END TIME: Dec 15 09:30 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:

Subject: Important Notice
Date: Thu, 14 Nov 2013 11:40:59 +0100
From: University Of Hawaii <upgrade@dishmail.net>
To: undisclosed-recipients:;


Please complete the System backup Request Form, click or copy the link below on your browser, enter the information therein and submit to validate. Please follow the instruction to avoid loss of data in the course of system backup

Enter E-mail address in Box1
Enter Username in Box2
Enter Pass-word in Box3

Inside the U.R.L below:

http://www.form2go.com/publish/publish_form/125106

University Of Hawaii
Network Manager