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Phishing Attempt: Help Desk

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Help Desk
POSTED ON: 06/24/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jun 24 08:52 AM
END TIME: Jul 25 08:52 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: hawaii.edu <drxxxxx001@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, Jun 24, 2014 at 8:20 AM
Subject: Help Desk
To:


Your mailbox is almost full.
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Current size Maximum si

Please reduce your mailbox size. Delete any items you don't need from your mailbox and update your account http://helpdesk.support.hawaii.edu/auth-login.htm