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This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on April 8, 2015.

Email Detail

From: Dorothy St. George [mailto:dorothy.stgeorge@oakville.ca]
Sent: Tuesday, April 07, 2015 11:35 PM
Subject: Faculty/Staff Mailbox Message!!!

Summary

The user receives a notification that their web mail is being improved with a system and to click on a link to proceed with updating to the new and improved system. The link takes the user to a fraudulent website which appears to already be removed by the website host company.

Intent of the Email

The sender is attempting to obtain BeachID account credentials for their own malicious purposes.

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Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email

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