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Phishing Attempt: Email Client User

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Email Client User
POSTED ON: 04/29/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Apr 29 03:35 PM
END TIME: May 30 03:35 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:

Subject: Email Client User
Date: Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:00:02 +0200
From: WEBMAIL ADMIN <online-admin@Safe-mail.net>
To: undisclosed-recipients:;


Email Client User,

We are upgrading our Email system to enable us reduce the occurrence of Spam. You are to click on the Link below to Upgrade your Email.


http://webaccntupgrad.bugs3.com/verify.htm

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