This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on June 24, 2014.
From: Cordle, Pam [
Sent: Monday, June 23, 2014 4:19 AM
Subject: IT-Helpdesk Service.
Email informs recipients that their account is being upgraded and they must click on a link to verify their account first.
Intent of the Email
The sender is intending to obtain personal account information for their own malicious purposes.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email