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Phishing Attempt: Faculty, staff notification

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Faculty, staff notification
POSTED ON: 04/18/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Apr 18 09:50 AM
END TIME: May 19 09:50 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: Drummond, Renee
Sent: Friday, March 28, 2014 12:39 PM
To:
Subject: Faculty, staff notification

ATTENTION:MAIL VIOLATION NOTIFICATION
This Account have been Compromised; User is advice to follow the admin assistance below for authentication of this account.

Discarding this Notification;
your email Account will be blocked within 24 hours of getting this notification ,You will be denied access to your account.You are advised to verify your email account click ITS-SUPPORT <http://support-mailconfirmation.bravesites.com/index> <http://staffandstudentnoti.bravesites.com/index> Protecting your webmail account is our primary concern.