Phishing Attempt: Re-Validate Your School Mail Box

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Re-Validate Your School Mail Box
POSTED ON: 07/30/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 30 08:09 AM
END TIME: Aug 31 08:09 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" <webmaster.master@outlook.com>
Date: Jul 30, 2014 5:22 AM
Subject: Re-Validate Your School Mail Box
To:
Cc:

I.T HELP-DESK
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Re-Validate- < Click Here>>

NOTE: That Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours.

Signed By Webmaster.
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