5/20/14 Mail Service

UA Information Security received a phishing report this morning, with the subject line "Mail Service."  The email requests that the user click on a link so that the recipient can complete an "email account upgrade."

If you receive this email, please delete it from your inbox.  If you responded to the email, or clicked on the link, please contact your local IT support or the 24/7 IT Support Center (626-8324).


Email text:

Sent: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 12:32 AM
To: Undisclosed recipients:
Subject: Mail Service


As part of our duty to strengthening our security and improving your mail experience, we are currently upgrading our server to the new OUTLOOK Web Apps 2014 for efficiency. Kindly CLICK HERE (HYPERLINK REMOVED) to Complete your account upgrade  .

Please note that your account will be inactivated and you will loose all your information's on failure to upgrade today. Thanks.

Mail Service Team.

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