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Important Information: Phishing emails sent to Norfolk schools recently

Posted on 26/02/2024 10:55:25

March 5th

We are aware that an email was issued to many schools from the following email address: manager@lifeskillshub.com.au. The email had the subject 'Re: Receipt of your email to Peak Plan Management' and included an attachment. It asks the recipient to open the remittance.

This is the same type of email sent just over a week ago. 

 

February 26th/27th

We are aware that an email was issued to many schools from the following email address: manager@lifeskillshub.com.au. The email had the subject 'Re: Receipt of your email to Peak Plan Management' and included an attachment. It asks the recipient to open the remittance.

 

 

February 25th

We are aware that an email was issued to many schools from the following email address: accounts@generalpaintuk.co.uk. The email had the subject 'RE: EMAIL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT :Re: Account Updated -' and included an attachment.

 

Both appear to be a phishing emails. If you have received this email, please do not click on any of the links in the email or open the attachment. The attachment opens a fake Microsoft webpage where you are asked to complete your log in credentials.

 

If you have opened the attachment and completed any details then please contact your IT support immediately to change your log in credentials.

 

For more information, please contact the Service Desk on 01603 475603 or ict@norfolk.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

 

Cyber security and introduction to Cyber Choices session for UK Education Staff

Posted on 03/11/2023 19:28:27

Next session is March 19th 2024

 

This one hour webinar is designed and delivered by a former teacher to highlight basic cyber security advice that will help individuals improve their personal cyber security and by extension that of their school.

 

The session will :

 

This event is free and you can book your ticket via - https://www.tickettailor.com/events/ersou/1041685. In one session alone last year there were over 195 attendees!  

 

 

 

Cyber Security Awareness Session for UK School Governors

Posted on 02/11/2023 19:09:39

Next session is May 22nd 2024

 

This two-hour webinar is designed to bring governors up to speed around threats facing individuals and schools as well as highlighting more strategic areas that school management / governors should be aware of.  

 

The session will :

  • Highlight current trends against individuals and the education sector and provide actionable steps that attendees can take.
  • Raise awareness of the school's duties around cyber security.
  • Inform the attendees around the questions to ask to ensure schools are fulfilling their duties.
  • Highlight free local and national Police resources that can support the school further in this area.

 

The event is free and you can book your ticket via - https://www.tickettailor.com/events/ersou/1045976

 

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