This is a phishing attempt was first reported to CSULB ITS on April 26, 2013.
- From: Help Desk <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Sent: Friday, April 26, 2013 12:11PM
- Subject: Urgent Information!
Email requesting account info by asking you to open an attachment.
Intent of the Email
The intent is to get recipients to reply by sending specific campus 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