Phishing Attempt: Update Alert

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Update Alert
POSTED ON: 07/22/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 22 11:05 AM
END TIME: Aug 23 11:05 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: Sau Chan <chan@oakland.edu>
Date: Tue, Jul 22, 2014 at 10:50 AM
Subject: Update Alert
To:


You have exceeded your myuh.hawaii.edu quota limit of 500MB and you need to expand the myuh.hawaii.edu quota before the next 48 hours. If you have not updated your myuh.hawaii.edu account in 2014, you must do it now. You can expand to 10GB myuh.hawaii.edu quota limit.

Click on the link below to upgrade your account:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1j8Ilh<snip>/viewform

Thanks for your understanding.