E-mail Fraud (Phishing) Alert: Library Services

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Here is how the phishing email looks.


From: Chinese University of Hong Kong <>
Sent: 19 Oct 2019 (Sat) 5:12PM
Subject: Library Services

Dear Library User “xxx”,

Please be informed that your access to CUHK Library System will expire soon. Your library enrollment is set to expire on October 30, 2019 12:00, so this is a notification for you to renew now. To renew, simply click on the following link:

CUHK Library

You will not be required to provide any identity information during this renewal process.

The above renewal link is only valid for a limited time. If you fail to renew your library enrollment before then, you will lose access to all library online services. For a list of the current library online services, please visit:

If you have any questions concerning your status or access to the library online services, please contact the Library Help Desk as soon as possible.


CUHK Library – Chinese University of Hong Kong
Sino Building, Chung Chi Rd, Sha Tin