Phishing email to UCD users, Wednesday, 15 November

Wed, 15 November 17


What is happening:

IT Services has become aware of a phishing email campaign targeting UCD staff. See below for sample email.

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Sample phishing email:

From: "ucd.ie@Admin"
Date: 14 November 2017 at 20:49:51 GMT
To: undisclosed-recipients:;

Dear User

To re-validate your mail account please click on the below link and enter your user
id and password for maintenance and Virus Scanning, Very Important.
Enter here
Your Mail account will be permanently terminated in a short time for failure to

adhere to our urgent notice.
Thank you for your cooperation.
UNIVERSITY of DELAWARE Management Support
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