Reported phishing attempt

Friday, 22 May 2020
Please be advised of a phishing attempt that has been made to a number of University email accounts.

The Information Services team has been made aware of a harmful email that has been sent to staff and students.

The email:

  • appears to have come from
  • features the subject line ‘New Restriction <username> Quota Update!!’
  • invites recipients to follow a link to validate their account

This is not a legitimate message. Please do not click any links and make sure you delete the email. If you have clicked the link in the email, please resent your password immediately via IT Accounts and contact the IT Service Desk.

Find out more about how to spot a phishing email.

Student Communications Officer

Communications and Marketing
University Park Campus
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone:+44 (0)115 82 32353