IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject line 'Revalidation', September 24th

First Posted: Thursday, 24th September 2015, 12.38pm

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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From: "Molly Thompson" Date: 23 Sep 2015 1:58 pm

Subject: Revalidation

To:

Cc:


Dear Faculty/Staff/ Students,


You are required to revalidate your account due to our ongoing maintenance. Please follow the link to update trinitycollegedublin.my-free.website


RegardsTrinity College Dublin Web service 

 

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