Phishing Scam

by tnolen
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June 7, 2018 – We’ve received a few reports of customers getting scam emails which are attempting to capture usernames and passwords.   The email looks similar to this:

–BEGIN

To All,

Due to routine maintenance and enhancements, the following programs or systems access will not be available for use.
Network Systems
•           Access from district desktop computers (i.e. district drives-V:, W:, U:, T:, etc.)
•           VPN Access from outside the district
•           Wireless Network or Internet Access from laptops or tablets
•           E-mail-via Outlook, Outlook Web, and Smartphones
•           Adobe Connect
•           Enrich
•           Online employment application system
•           Nutrition Services MCS and PCS
•           Oracle
Please Maintain Here<phishing link/> access  systems programs.
Follow the procedure and complete information by clicking MAINTAIN HERE<phishing link/> .A new space will be created within 24 hours which will give you access to the above.
If maintenance is not done within the next 24hour(s) Your next log-in Access will be temporarily declined.
Thank you
IT Maintenance Services.

–END

 

The email is linked to a page which is not fully in English and does not look very convincing, but we still wanted customers to be aware of this and to know that it is a scam.

 

If there are any questions about this, please email us at support@internetpro.net or call 256-547-6817.