Phishing Attempt: Staff Validate_Your_E-mail

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Staff Validate_Your_E-mail
POSTED ON: 08/05/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Aug 05 08:20 AM
END TIME: Sep 06 08:20 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: "Patterson, Catherine" <CPatterson@cppmail.com>
To: "info@mail.org" <info@mail.org>
Date: Tue, 5 Aug 2014 07:16:51 -0400
Subject: Staff Validate_Your_E-mail


Hello

Your password will expire in 4 Days Staff and Faculty Click Here<http://li.=
0ad.info/> to validate your e-mail and password

IT-service Desk
Faculty/Staff/Administrators