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You mayqualify up to $5000 Reduction on your Fees this Season

Thursday, August 10, 2017 - 11:00

NOTE: This phishing email features legitimate links in the footer area, but don't let that fool you. The main links are spoofed -- not legitimate.

From: University of Virginia [mailto: sfs (at)]

Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2017 5:05 AM

Thanks for completing the first step of your identity verification! UVa has now checked your government-issued photo ID and provided you with a deduction in your school fees and you have to complete the second step.

If you haven't done so already, please complete the remainder of your process right away by following the instructions below (also attached to your PassPhrase):

1. Visit http:// whois.virginia. edu <hxxp:// virginia> and log in through NetBadge. (Unsure how to do this? See below.)
2. Verify your identity by providing your University ID number (printed on your UVa ID card, or look it up at http:// whois.virginia. edu <hxxp:// virginia>; your birthdate; and your unique PassPhrase.

3. Set your personal security questions and answers, and establish your Permanent UVa password.
4. Wait at least 15 minutes for the rest of your UVa computing accounts to be created. Anytime after that, you may configure your computer to access the UVa encrypted wireless network. See http:// whois.virginia. edu <hxxp:// virginia>

* STUDENTS & EMPLOYEES: See http:// whois.virginia. edu <hxxp:// virginia> for detailed configuration instructions.
* NEW STUDENTS: Remember, you cannot access UVa's encrypted cavalier wireless network until you have established a Permanent password!

* UNSURE how to log in through NetBadge?
   See for guidance.

* CONFUSED about the ID verification process?

* LOST your PassPhrase?
   Obtain another one and complete your ID verification process as soon as you can on Grounds. (See

   Contact the UVa Help Desk:

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