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    SPAM emails

    anyone else suddenly finding this week they are being hit quite hard with lots of SPAM emails sent to users email address. Sometimes up to 6 a day. the enquirers email is getting up to 50. Has something changed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ticker View Post
    anyone else suddenly finding this week they are being hit quite hard with lots of SPAM emails sent to users email address. Sometimes up to 6 a day. the enquirers email is getting up to 50. Has something changed.
    Nothing here. We get the odd lot from places like Stormfron trying to flog off their iPad 2's and junk like that but nothing out of ordinary!

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    Quote Originally Posted by alexbillbridgnorth View Post
    Nothing here. We get the odd lot from places like Stormfron trying to flog off their iPad 2's and junk like that but nothing out of ordinary!
    sorry i should have stated this is only affecting schools i believe within Lancashire.

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    We are getting hit this week with a lot of fake HMRC e-mails.

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    +1 for hmrc zip file emails

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    Sorry I'm not in Lancs, S Wales
    Last edited by pooley; 19th March 2014 at 10:38 PM.

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    Lots of HMRC and Paypal ones and UPS, Sophos blocks most of them but on mobile devices and home machines it is a worry. I send each one to connect2education, hopefully when Office 365 comes this won't be a problem.
    Last edited by jhothersall; 20th March 2014 at 10:04 AM. Reason: spelling

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    We get the HMRC and bank ones most of the time. There is a new one doing the rounds, one about blood results linking to cancer.

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