Phishing email attempt

Users are reporting a phishing email asking them to verify their email account information. If you receive any such email please do not click on any links or attachments inside this message. Please report the phishing attempt to itshelpdesk@niagaracollege.ca.

Message example

Subject: Attention:E-mail Owner

 

Dear Outlook User,

 

This message is from outlook web app service, this is to inform all Outlook user that for some time now we have been receiving some spam mail, and we are here by to verify your outlook account and also stop those spam mails  from coming inside your outlook box and you have 24 hours  to do so.

NOTE: Failure to do so your outlook account will be block from sending and receiving mails.

 

To verify your outlook account click on the link Outlook account verification.