IT Services Alerts - Phishing emails with subject 'Admin' or 'administrator', April 9th

First Posted: Wednesday, 9th April 2014, 2.10pm

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: Martin Barr
Subject: Admin

Your mailbox storage capacity has been surpassed please revalidate  your account details to enable receiving/sending of mails

Please click here to upgrade your e-mailbox immediately.

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