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This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on February 5, 2016.

Email Detail

From: : "Lee, Seong Yeop" <seongyeop.lee.307@my.csun.edu>
Sent: Friday, February 5, 2016 2:36 AM  
Subject: Upgrade Your Email Account

Summary

The user receives an email informing them they must expand their email account quota limit or else it will be disabled.  They are requested to click on a link to provide information.  The link goes to a fraudulent website which has been reported as abuse to web host company (123contactform).  

Intent of the Email

The sender is attempting to capture account credentials for their own malicious purposes.

Screenshot

 Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email

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