IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'IT Notification', October 20th

First Posted: Tuesday, 20th October 2015, 3:47pm

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 Service Desk 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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Please read attach message from Helpdesk regarding your email account. Follow instruction accordingly.

Helpdesk Team.

PDF Attachment contains the following:

Today Monday 19th October, 2015. We are upgrading our email system to Microsoft Outlook
Webaccess 2015. This service creates more space and easy access to email. Please update
your account by clicking on the link below and fill information for activation.

***link***

Inability to complete the information will render your account inactive.
Thank you.
IT Admin Desk. 

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