IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent email targeting 'tcd.ie' users, , November 11th

First Posted: Monday, 11th November 2013, 11am

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.


IS Services

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From: noreply@uccs.edu
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Body:

Dear tcd.ie user,

We the MY ZONE TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN email administrator We are currently engaged in tcd.ie mailbox account maintenance service.
As a subscriber, you are required to confirm your tcd.ie mailbox account to continued membership.

Failure to confirm your tcd.ie continued membership will lead to service suspension.and disable of your tcd.ie mailbox account

Click here http://myzonetrinitycollegedublin.webs.com/ to Logi n and confirm in one simple step.
This is to improve our service quality. We are sorry for the inconveniences

NOTE: You are required to update your account within the next 24-hour

Thank you.
HelpDesk

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