Members of the public have received a malicious email claiming to be from the Brisbane Magistrates Court. The email advises that a civil application has been set down for an upcoming date and asks people to click on an attachment for details.
The email has the subject line ‘Affidavit and Application 3288/19’.
Please note that this email was not sent by Brisbane Magistrates Court, and the attachment appears to be malicious.
If you have received this email, please delete it immediately and do not open any attachments.
If you currently have a matter before the courts, or if you are expecting to attend court in the near future, please contact the relevant courthouse registry if you wish to confirm any details of your matter.
For advice on how to protect yourself online, visit www.staysmartonline.gov.au/.