IT Services Alerts - Phishing email with subject line 'ITS Important Update', July 4th, 15:00
First Posted: Tuesday 4th July, 15:00
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.
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From: Dallas Hall (halld12) [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: 03 July 2017 10:02
Subject: ITS Important Update
Email Automatic Update
IT Service Desk have sent you a compulsory Automatic update via attachment, view attachment to update.
NOTE: Failure to update within 24 hours of receiving this notice will result in you not been able to send or receive E-mail
>>>>>>PLEASE DO NOT REPLY TO THIS MESSAGE<<<<<<
This Mailbox is used for OUT-GOING MESSAGES ONLY and is not monitored f1035
Source: Email Security Team
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