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This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on March 22, 2017.

From:  IT Help Desk []
Sent:  Wednesday, March 22, 2017 10:45 AM   
Subject:  Mailbox Account Upgrade



The fraudulent email notifies recipients that their email is undergoing maintenance and to click on a link to update their account.  Note, that CSULB does not require you to ever confirm or update your email account.

Intent of the Email

The sender is attempting to capture email account password information for their own malicious purposes.


Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email

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