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This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on October 7, 2015.

Email Detail

From: Account Security Team [mailto:uds-ppsi@usal.edu.ar]
Sent: Wednesday, October 07, 2015 4:05 PM
Subject: [Important Notice]

Summary

The user receives an email claiming their email account is terminated and out of storage.  It instructs user to click on a link and free up storage.    The link goes to a fraudulent site containing a form, which requests the user to enter their email account credentials.  The site appears to be blocked by some internet providers, such as Internet Explorer.

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

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