IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent email with subject 'Swift Copy', November 8th

First Posted: Friday, 8th November 2013, 17:30

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: H. Forex and Transfer Exchange [] Sent: Friday, November 08, 2013 4:07 AMSubject: Swift Copy
Dear Sir,
Please find attached Transfer Swift Copy wired to your Bank Account today as instructed by our client for last Proforma Invoice / Order.
Kindly acknowledge receipt and confirm same to our client, including the Order Shipment and Delivery Date.Regards.
Alvin George.Transfer Department.H. Forex and Transfer Exchange.201 Bishops-gateLondon EC2M 3ABUnited KingdomEmail: support@alpari.comTel: +44 20 7426 2800Fax: +44 20 7426 2801 

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