IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'RE: Pending message', September 3rd

First Posted: Thursday, 3rd September 2015, 12.10pm

IT 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 IT 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.

IT Services

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Subject: RE: Pending message

Dear User:



You have (2) new upgrade pending messages



Update now

Administrator

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