What should I do if I receive a phishing or junk email?

If you receive a phishing or junk email to your Aberystwyth University account you can report it direct to Microsoft so phishing emails can automatically be blocked without IS staff intervention.

In Outlook

  • From the ribbon at the top choose Report Message
  • Select Phishing or Junk as appropriate
  • Delete the message


In Webmail

  • Right-click on the message
  • Select Report then Report phishing or Report junk as appropriate


In Outlook for mobile

  • Click the three dots next to the sender's name
  • Click Report Message
  • Select Report as phishing or Report as junk as appropriate
Contact for this page:
Information Services, Aberystwyth University, Hugh Owen Library, Penglais, Aberystwyth, SY23 3DZ
Tel: 01970 62 2400 Email: is@aber.ac.uk