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This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on October 9, 2017.

From:  Administrator [mailto:zwilson2@forum.montevallo.edu]
Sent:  Monday, October 09, 2017  2:58 PM   
Subject:  Account User

Summary

The fraudulent email purports that due to congestion, the recipient has to reply to the message to provide account information to upgrade their email to a supposedly more secure service.  Note that the campus never requires you to provide your account information via email.   

Intent of the Email

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

Screenshots

Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email


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