IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent email with subject 'Message From Administrator', January 9th

First Posted: Thursday, 9th January 2014, 2.40pm

IS Services has received reports of a phishing message in circulation, as shown below.  Please ignore this email should you receive it as it is fraudulent and is a 'phishing' attempt.  The email should be deleted.  If you have replied to this email or clicked on the link contained in the email body please report to the IS Services Helpdesk at the earliest opportunity. An overview of the email content is provided below.  If you would like to know more about phishing attempts please see our overview of phishing.

IS Services

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From: Scarborough, Mary E.
Date: 8 January 2014 15:03
Subject: Message From Administrator

Your Email Address requires verification.

Click here to proceed.

N.B You have less than 48hours to do this or have your Email Account Suspended.


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