IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'Important Blackboard Course'

First Posted: Thursday, 11th February 2016, 4pm

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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Subject: Important Blackboard Course

Dear user,

You have received a new message from your University Technology Admin posted to you through the Blackboard Learning System.


**Phishing Link Removed**


Regards,
Admin Management.
Trinity College Dublin

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