IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent Email from 'TCD Webmail', March 28th

First Posted: Monday 28th March 2011, 2:45pm

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: 'TCD Webmail'

Subject: Upgrading Email

Dear Email User,

We are upgrading our email system so we can reduce the incidence spam. You

must click the link below to upgrade your e-mail.

http://abcnmembers.com/phpform/use/database/form1.html

Signed

Trinity College Dublin

Web Administrator

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