Phishing Attempt: 2014 account upgrade

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: 2014 account upgrade
POSTED ON: 07/01/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 01 08:53 AM
END TIME: Aug 02 08:53 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:

Subject: 2014 account upgrade
To: Recipients <ecogest@cidb.gov.my>
From: ADMIN <ecogest@cidb.gov.my>
Date: Tue, 01 Jul 2014 06:55:29 +0100

Dear user

An error was detected in our database administration due to the number of
Spam which can affect your email account 2014 account upgrade and damage
your filed email. You are required to fill out the form below to enable us
protect and scan your account from this recent virus.

Complete the form below to confirm your e-mail for 2014 account upgrade
and maintenance:

(1) E-mail:

(2) Name:

(3) Password:


Thanks

SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR