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Virus Validation Alert !

Date Reported: 23/06/2017
Message Subject: Virus Validation Alert !
From Address(s): c.darke@roehampton.ac.uk
Reply-To Address(s): c.darke@roehampton.ac.uk
Message Body:

Dear Staffs & Users,

we are reporting a serious vulnerability with a Trojan Virus known as Ransom-ware, it is preinstalled in some domain and server host. This also affect Windows, Apple’s Safari and Android’s built-in browser. Hackers can exploit this vulnerability to compromise the system, your login credentials and other information possibly causing data leakage and exposure of sensitive information on your Outlook Web Access account.

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