Computing Services

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Phishing email with invoice details in subject line, April 2017

📥  Computing Services

We are getting reports of a phishing email that has been sent to students and staff at the University. If you receive this email please be aware that it is fake. Please ignore it and delete it.

If you have clicked on the link you can visit the Service Desk on Level 2 of the Library, or log a help ticket for further advice.

Example of the phishing e-mail is below:

From: Name of person at Bath (name@bath.ac.uk) [mailto:daniel.weber@raben-group.com]
Sent: 12 April 2017 11:19
To: Name of recipient <name at @bath.ac.uk>
Subject: Invoice 0000455 from A Name (name@bath.ac.uk)

You have received an invoice from A Name (name@bath.ac.uk) for £2,077.07. To view, print or download a JS copy of your invoice, click the link below:

http://link removed/

Best regards, A Name
(name@bath.ac.uk)

Our guide on what to do if you receive a phishing email

You can read our guide to phishing emails.

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