IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent Email from 'Batlle, Marta C.' with Subject: 'Technical Support', March 2nd

First Posted: 10.15am, Wednesday 2nd March 2011

Several users have reported receiving the email outlined 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 please report to the IS Services Helpdesk at the earliest opportunity. An overview of the email content is provided below.

IS Services Helpdesk

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From: Batlle, Marta C. [MBatlle@NPS.K12.NJ.US]
Subject:  Technical Support

Webmail Technical Support Unit wishes to inform you that there is a congestion in your account, this is due to Phishing mails and Internet spam. You have been contacted so that you will confirm your account password to avoid losing it to Internet spam.To prevent this, CLICK HERE to reset your account.

Webmail Technical Support Unit is open for help, information, technology and many more. Thanks for your understanding. We apologize for any inconveniences this may have cause you!

Technical Support Unit
Copyright (c) 2011 Webmail

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