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This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on July 26, 2015.

Email Detail

From: Patrick Shenosky <shenoskyp@dup.edu>
Sent: Sunday, July 26, 2015 9:26:25 AM
To:  "info@web.com" <info@web.com>
Subject: Alert.‏

Summary

The user receives an email indicating that their email account is over the allowed quota.  The link goes to a fraudulent website attempting to collect email account password information. Recipients of this fraudulent email are advised to mark this as junk.  We have notified the web host regarding the malicious use of their service and we anticipate the site will be removed within 48 hours of this post.

Intent of the Email

The sender is attempting to collect password information to access email accounts for their own malicious purposes.

Screenshot

 Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email
 

 Figure 2: Screenshot of the fraudulent website attempting to collect email information

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