This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on October 20, 2015.
From: Marla Hyatt <Marla.Hyatt@metrostate.edu>
Sent: October 20, 2015 at 6:01:53 AM PDT
The user receives an email with requesting them to click on a web link to validate their E-space. The link takes the user to a web form where they can enter their credentials. The offending form has been removed by the web host.
Intent of the Email
The sender is likely attempting to collect password information to access email accounts for their own malicious purposes.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email