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Phishing Attempt: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (UH Manoa)

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (UH Manoa)
POSTED ON: 05/20/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: May 20 05:50 AM
END TIME: Jun 21 05:50 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: "WEBMASTER@hawaii.edu" <trj6@njit.edu>
Date: May 15, 2014 at 22:42:53 HST
To: undisclosed-recipients:;
Subject: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (UH Manoa)
Reply-To: webmaster@service.hawaii.edu


Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator,
and you will not be able to receive new emails until you Re-Validate it.

To Re-Validate - < Click Here >.

Make sure you fill the correct data to increase your mail size.
NOTE: That Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours.




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Announcement ID number: 1400199615-19945
Announcement distribution:
- Faculty, staff, and all students at the UH Manoa campus(es)
- Faculty and staff at the UH System Administrative Offices