IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject 'Attention: Outlook Email User!', April 11th, 12.45pm

First Posted: Monday, 11th April 2016, 12.45pm

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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From: xxxxx
Sent: 11 April 2016 07:42
To: xxxxxx
Subject: Attention: Outlook Email User!
Dear Outlook User,


Your Outlook account has been suspended and you are here by to Re activate your Outlook account Within 24 hours else, your outlook account will permanently disable from our server.
To Re-activate your outlook account click on Outlook Web App.

Thank you for using Outlook email service.

(c)Copyright 2016 Microsoft
All Right Reserved

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