Phishing Scam Warning
Date/Time of Alert – 13 January 2012 – 09:00am
Dear Staff and Students,
Please be advised that a spam email is currently circulating the University's email system and soliciting account information from University members. The message encourages people to provide their account details in order to receive UTAS news and information.
From: HELP DESK
Sent: Friday, 13 January 2012 7:57 AM
Subject: Help Desk
You can now login to your University of Tasmania Webmail news forum and get the latest information and news/update. Please use the data base link https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=
to login for more information about this service(s).
Telephone: 1300 363 864
E-mail Address: email@example.com
© 2012 University of Tasmania, Australia.
All right reserved.
IT Services advises all University members that this email is false and should be ignored or deleted. The University does not solicit account information via email.
Any member who has responded to this email already is advised to call the IT Service Desk on extension 1818 and immediately change their password.
Authorised by the Chief Information Officer
8 January, 2013