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Phishing Attempt: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (required action)

SUMMARY: Phishing Attempt: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (required action)
POSTED ON: 08/06/2014
REPORTER: ITS Help Desk
START TIME: Aug 06 07:28 AM
END TIME: Sep 07 07:28 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:

CAMPUS UPDTE@WEBMASTER <sb685@njit.edu>
reply-to: no_reply@info.net
to:
date: Wed, Aug 6, 2014 at 7:17 AM
subject: Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator (required action)

Your Mailbox has exceeded Its storage limit as Set By Your Administrator,
and you will not be able to receive new emails until you Re-Validate it.

To Re-Validate - < Click Here >.

Make sure you fill the correct data to increase your mail size.
NOTE: That Failure to comply may result in the loss of your account within the next 24 hours.


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