IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent email with subject 'Microsoft Server'

First Posted: Thursday, 31st October 2013, 9.50am

IS 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 IS Services Helpdesk 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: Barnett-Crockett, Beverly J.
Subject: Microsoft Server

The Helpdesk is upgrading and maintaining database Server from the old Microsoft Server( No420134x ) to the new Microsoft Server( No520193x ) CLICK HERE below and fill the information required.

Thank You
System Admin

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