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Phishing Attempt: You Have One New Message from hawaii.edu

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: You Have One New Message from hawaii.edu
POSTED ON: 04/04/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Apr 04 03:00 PM
END TIME: May 05 03:00 PM
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: hawaii.edu member service <stmatts@vianet.ca>
Date: Fri, Apr 4, 2014 at 2:12 PM
Subject: You Have One New Message from hawaii.edu
To:


[Web Login Service University of Hawaii image]


You Have One New Message from
hawaii.edu

"VIEW MESSAGE" <"http://www.disfracescarrousel.com.ar/plugins/user=
/authn.hawaii.edu.html">
Copyright © 2012 Unauthorized access is prohibited by law in accordance with Chapter 708, Hawaiʻi Revised Statutes; all use is subject to University of Hawaiʻi Executive Policy E2.210.

A sample of the phishing message image is posted at http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/1571