This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on April 27, 2015.

Email Detail

From: Christine Merz <cmerz@mtsd.org>
Sent: Monday, April 27, 2015 8:42 AM
Subject: Mailbox Update

Summary

The user receives a notification to click on a link to confirm their email account in order to upgrade their mailbox space. The link goes to a fraudulent website which has been removed by the website host company.

Intent of the Email

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

Screenshots


Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email

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