Fraudulent Email Alert: HELP DESK – Jan 19, 2016

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From: <email address removed>
Sent: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 8:25 AM
Subject: HELP DESK

ATTN: Outlook Webmail Users,

New security updates need to be performed on our servers,due to the rate of phishing. Please CLICK HERE <link removed> and sign in to the IT Help server for maintenance and update of your mailbox.

If your mailbox is not updated soon, Your account will be inactive and cannot send or receive messages.

On behalf of the IT department, this IT Alert Notification was brought to you by the Help Desk Department. please do not ignore this notification, because its very compulsory.

IT Department

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