Once again SPAM and Phishing emails are doing the rounds, we have had issues at numerous schools. These include where one person has clicked a link, and then multiple people they have emailed before, inside and outside of the organisation have been contacted. These are designed to steal your login or personal information, and can cause major security and data protection issues.
Thank you to those who are checking emails prior to clicking any links, can we ask for you to make your staff aware:
Fake emails often (but not always) display some of the following characteristics:
What should you do if you’ve received a scam email?
Further information on how you can protect yourself from these kinds of scams can be found here: https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/individual-protection