Phishing Email #4,567,321

If you have received the following email, please delete it without response. It is an email phishing attempt to get your username and password for your account to then be used to send spam. If you have responded with your username and password your account will be disabled until you reset your password.

From: SHSU.EDU HELP DESK [“helpdesk.”]
Sent: Monday, April 26, 2010 2:05 AM
To: Riley, Brenda
Subject: Notice!!!

—-Sam Houston State University Help Desk—–

Attention SHSU Mail Users,

Your SHSU Mail Account will be deactivated if you do not verify that your SHSU Mail Account is still in use. Due to excess abandoned SHSU Mail Account in our database by our past SHSU Mail users. Failure to comply, will automatically render your account De-Activated from SHSU Mail Database.

To Verify, provide your SHSU Mail Account Username and Password,

Username: (…… Password (……..) Future Password (……..)

Thank you for using SHSU Mail Service.

—-© 2010 Sam Houston State University. All Rights Reserved—

Author: shsuservicedesk

The IT@Sam Service Desk is part of the Client Services group of the Division of Information Technology Services at Sam Houston State University.