IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent email with subject 'admin', May 23rd

First Posted: Thursday, 23rd May 2013, 12.30pm


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 or clicked on any link contained in the email body please report to the IS Services Helpdesk at the earliest opportunity. An overview of the email content is provided below.

IS Services

 

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From: Moore, Elizabeth A [mailto:mooreeli@grinnell.edu]
Sent: 23 May 2013 11:48
Subject: admin



You have surpassed your mail-box storage capacity, please update your account details to enable receiving/sending of mails
Please click here to update your mail-box immediately.
                                                                - Admin

 

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