IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject line 'Importance Notice', September 25th

First Posted: Friday, 25th September 2015, 09.50am

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: Trinity College

Date: Friday, September 25, 2015

Subject: Importance Notice

Dear User,
This is to notify you that you have reached the month monthly webmail quota
Click on our website below to update

www.tcd.ie


Allow 24hours after update to restore account to normal


Thank you.

Trinity College Dublin 

 

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