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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Phishing Example 61: Help desk

Received August 2014

Message text:

   Subject: Help desk @umn.edu
   Date: Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:59:50 +0800
   From: Help Desk University of Minnesota
   For your security, this admin has safeguarded your account when there is a possibility that someone other than you is
   attempting to sign on. As part of our ongoing commitment to provide the "Best protection to all our student's and sta$
   security" we therefore ask you fill in your online data correctly to update your account. You'll need to update the
   settings on your email account by clicking on this link:hxxp://www.formget.com/xxx/xxxxxx

  • Looks nothing like UMN,EDU login page
  • Hosted at "formget.com" a free form provider.
  • Password fields not masked

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