IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'tcd.ie: Email alert', February 15th

First Posted: Monday, 15th February 2016, 3pm

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: tcd.ie: Email alert

Update your tcd.ie account now,
click the link below to update.

Click here to update.

Thank you!
Tcd University.

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