IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'Trinity College Dublin', July 18th, 16:15

First Posted: Friday, 18th July 2014, 16:15pm

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.

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Subject: Trinity College Dublin

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Dear subscriber e-mail

We wish to inform that we are currently providing services regularmaintenance and improvement of our service account and, as a result ofthis their accounts should be updated. We apologize for theinconvenience. To keep your account, you should reply to this emailimmediately and enter the the following information:

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If not done within 72 hours, immediately make your own deactivatedfrom our database.Thank you for using our services! "WEB SITE SUPPORTAGENT mail account  ABN 31088377860 All rights reserved.Email account update Webmail Trinity College Dublin -HOME@2014

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