Phishing Email: Subject = Request Precautions

July 6, 2017

by UNH Information Security Services

UNH IT has received reports of a phishing email with a subject of "Request Precautions".  The link in this phishing attack opens a fake UNH branded Outlook Web Access log in screen in an attempt to steal user credentials.

Linked text in the email is underlined, but all links have been removed.

Email Text


The request to deactivate your email offered by the university Information and technology service (IT service) have been logged.

NOTICE: Deactivation of the university email is strictly for retiring staffs and graduating students. Staffs on leave are required to make use of the automatic responds service.

This request have been logged and will be processed within 24hrs.  Hence if you are not a graduating student nor a retiring staff, you are required to cancel this request immediately otherwise no action is required.

Cancel request below:

Cancel request Here

Maryam Azam 
Information and technology service

This message may contain confidential information, and is intended only for the addressee.  If you are not the named addressee, 
or if you have received this message in error, we ask your cooperation to refrain from disseminating, distributing or copying this 
e-mail, and request that you delete it from your computer or messaging device.  Thank you for your cooperation.

If you received this email, please delete it.  

If you clicked on the link, please call the UNH IT Service Desk at 603-862-4242 for immediate assistance. 



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