Scam Alert: Phishing Business Email That Appears to be Sent from ETC

Published April 3, 2019

Please know the following message is being distributed to some of our business customers.  This appears to be a phishing email which is the act of attempting to deceive the recipient (of a malicious email) into opening and engaging with the email by making it appear to be sent from a reputable source (government department, a supplier or a business).  If there an attachment or link that is opened it will most likely harm the recipients computer by installing malware.

This business email is NOT being sent from ETC and we recommend that you delete the email immediately!  And definitely do NOT click on any links or open any attachments!

The email message is appearing as such:


Subject: Re: ETC Business Email Update
Date: 2019-04-03 07:28
From: ETC Business Email Administrator <>


Important update, your ETC Business Email has exceeded the storage limit set.
You will not be able to send or receive messages.

To activate your account Click the link below,
and complete the information required

The account must be reactivated today to regenerate new space.

ETC Business Email Team