MRIS Customers, we have been alerted to a phishing scam email that is targeting our customers. At this time, we are only aware of MRIS.com email customers that have received this message. The email appears to come from “MRIS SERVICE UPDATE” with the subject “This Mail is from Administrator help desk.” If you receive this email, please ignore/delete it as this is NOT an MRIS Communication.
If you have already received this email and clicked on the link and entered your login information, we ask that you go to MRIS.com (type it in directly) and change both your email password and MRIS.com password.
The text of the email is below:
From: “MRIS SERVICE UPDATE”
Sent: Thursday, February 14, 2013 2:56 PM
Subject: This Mail is from Administrator help desk
> Dear:MRIS Email Account users,
> This Mail is from Administrator help desk; we wish to bring to your
> notice the Condition of your email account Your Mail Box has exceeded
> its Quota/Limit allocated to you by your Mail Administrator portal,
> you are presently running on 5GB, you May not be able to receive Or
> send new Mails until you Re-Validate/increase your Mail Quota to the
> new 25GB Mail Quota.
> Simply Click the new email 25GB Mail Quota. update link below.
> NOTE:If unable to click the link, you are advised to copy and paste it
> in a new browser to increase your Mail Quota to our new 25GB Mail
> Quota. This is free and you do not need to Pay for this. Your account
> will remain active after you have successfully Increase your Mail
> Mail System Administrator
> Copyright 2013 E-mail Account Upgrade.