Phishing Attempt: E-file

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: E-file
POSTED ON: 07/30/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Jul 30 01:26 PM
END TIME: Aug 31 01:26 PM
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: IRS.gov <irs.gov-irs@outlook.com>
Date: Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 1:20 PM
Subject: E-file
To:


Update your IRS E-file immediately, - < Click Here >. and enter tax form for the tax year 2013.
Your 1098-T will then display.
then you can fill in the required details.