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Phishing Attempt: Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours
POSTED ON: 05/29/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: May 29 09:28 AM
END TIME: Jun 30 09:28 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 <mi52@njit.edu>
Date: Thu, May 29, 2014 at 3:45 AM
Subject: Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours
To:


2014-05-13 00:10:41

____________________________________________________________________________
This is an informational message regarding the scheduled expiration
of your Webmail account


Your Webmail account Is scheduled to automatically expire
within 4 day(s) from the time of this mailing, at :

EXPIRATION DATE : 2014-06-2 17:05:28
See Case II in the first URL below.

For uninterrupted access to your account, you should UPDATE your
AFS password before the EXPIRATION DATE above.

For details, including ways to To UPDATE your AFS password before it
expires,
- < Click Here >

Please direct questions regarding the above to the Computing Helpdesk :
www.emailverifyonline.com
Do not reply to this email - such replies are automatically discarded.

[1] The password expiration status reported in this message was determined
for your AFS account ONLY. No check was made of the password expiration
status of any of other passwords you may have on your webmail account or
ACADEMIC domain.

IST University Computing Systems