2013-02-28 Attn webmail Subscribers
This is a phishing attempt was first reported to CSULB ITS on February 28, 2013.
- From: Webmail Administrator [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
- Sent: Thursday, February 28, 2013 1:39 PM
- Subject: Attn webmail Subscribers
Scheduled service maintenance
Intent of the Email
The intent is to get recipients to click on a link and provide specific account information. The sender is maliciously intending to access your personal account to use it for their own purposes.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email