IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'Upgrade Account', March 9th

First Posted: Monday, 9th March 2015, 9.35am

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: Upgrade Account

Dear Webmail User,To upgrade your webmail click HERE and to avoid termination of your Email Account and spread of virus Information Technology Service Web Provider

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