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Latest Phishing News 22/02/2019

Latest Phishing News 22/02/2019

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 respond.

Please note: Virgin Media DO send legitimate emails regarding the Get It Right From A Genuine Site campaign - it is only this particular email that is a phishing attempt.

Hi there,

Notice of Copyright Infringement
Virgin Media, along with other internet service providers, is supporting The Get It Right from a Genuine Site campaign - a government-backed initiative that helps people access the content they want from legitmate sources.

The Get It Right from a Genuine Site campaign has contacted us on behalf of the owners of copyrighted material, who believe their content may have been shared using your internet connection without their permission. The content could be anything that is copyrighted, such as films, TV shows, events or music.

Although we are aware hackers may be able to hijack your internet connection leaving innocent customers unaware, we contact any registered owners of a connection, once we are contacted by The Get It Right from a Genuine Site campaign. We ask you to review your account, confirm ownership and briefly tell us how this may of occured.

We take all piracy claims very seriously but also understand that our customers are sometimes not at fault. That's why as its the first time an educational email has been sent to you and we won't take strict action if you review this report via your account and complete the actions required. It will help you prevent the sharing of copyrighted material on your account in the future.

Review now
Failure to respond to this report, will result in permanent termination of any services you hold with us.

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A summary of the information that The Get It Right from a Genuine Site campaign has provided to Virgin Media:

Copyright Infringement Report ID (CIR-ID): PIR658ASR-5
Title of content shared: Game of Thrones
Time of content shared: 04:31
Date content was shared: 2/22/2019

Kind regards,

Virgin Media team
We can't respond from this account so please don't reply to this email.

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