Latest Phishing News 18/05/2022
We have been informed about phishing emails that contains the content copied below. They were NOT sent by Virgin Media and should not be responded to. Do NOT visit the link included in the mails or response.
Prior to Virgin ! Agreement
"Starting on May 17th, 2022, virgin! customers who have not updated their email account will no longer be able to log in to their Virgin and through email addresses.
Customers will have to Verify their email address to confirm
Kindly click on the attachment re-login and verify now! We apologize for any inconvenience caused.
CLICK HERE TO VERIFY NOW
We are closing all old versions of our Mailbox as of Today, Please follow the link below to update your account,
Failure to do this. Your account will be closed.
Looking for Virgin? You've found it ! We've redesigned and relaunched Virginmedia, UK © 202. All rights reserved
Our reference: VMIS158-SUSPICIOUS_ACTIVITY-F009835240
A device using your internet connection may be infected with malware
Dear Mr Stewart,
You have received this email as one or more of your Virgin Media mailboxes has recently been locked due to suspicious activity being detected.
It is important that you:
- Do a full virus scan on your device with up-to-date anti-virus software
- Sign into something new, unique to this account and secure.
After Signing in, your mailbox will automatically be unlocked after 15 minutes.
Please ensure that the above points have been completed to prevent your mailbox from being locked again.
More help and support
For extra advice, or to double-check that this is a genuine Virgin Media communication, head to our community at virginmedia.com/community, click 'Help forum' and join the conversation on the Security Matters board.
The Virgin Media team
My Virgin Media
Contact us - Help
Please do not reply to this email.
You have requested to Deactivate your Email Account on the 17th of May, 2022. If you believe this is a Mistake or an Error from your Server,
Kindly Click Here to Cancel Termination to keep your email active otherwise your email will be Deactivated.
Service Mail Support
Please do not reply to this message. Mail sent to cannot be answered
It has come to our notice of the high rate of phishing in our emails
We have brought to you a new system of security to easily detect spams
This update is free and ready to use for any user
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