Credential Harvesting Email Phishing Campaign

Law enforcement are currently aware of a credential harvesting email phishing campaign in circulation. Hartlepool businesses are encouraged to act with caution as the email encourages the user to sign in with their credentials, in order to view or download files. The current emails are known to come from compromised law firms, however, this could change if any further organisations are compromised. If you have been a victim of a cyber-attack you are advised to report this to Action Fraud via their website here or you can give them a call on 0300 123 2040.