Dear faculty, students, and staff,

The following email is a phishing attack designed to capture your username/AndrewID and password. Please don’t click on the following, or similar, email.

You can check your actual mailbox quota by visiting and then clicking “Quota” link on the left panel. The usual quota for Qatar users is 10GB. If you are running out of space in your mailbox, please contact us at and we will help you increase it.

Remember, IT will never ask for your password. We don’t need your password to perform system administrative tasks. You should not share your password with anyone.

If you clicked on the link and entered your username and password, please contact us immediately to initiate remedial action.


Khalid Sarwar Warraich | Chief Information Officer


From: ICT SERVICE [ email deleted ] Sent: Thursday, January 28, 2016 9:45 AM
Subject: Attention: E-mail User

Attention: E-mail User,

You have exceeded your E-mail account limit quota of 250MB and you are requested to expand it within 48 hours or else your E-mail account will be disable from our database. 

===>  CLICK HERE : [ link deleted ] with the complete information requested to expand your account quota to 2GB.

Thank you for using E-mail services.

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