Email hack - please ensure you have not been affected

12 Jun 2020

A compromised external website has resulted in a BusinessNZ email account being hacked and a phishing email being sent out.

If you have received an email purporting to come from Phil Love (plove@businessnz.org.nz), with an attachment “BusinessNZ_Quote”  - please delete, and do not open the attachment.

If you have opened the attachment and entered the details requested by this phishing attempt, please take the following actions:

  1. Change your Microsoft password
  2. Notify your IT provider that this has happened so they can ensure your account is secure
  3. If you don’t have an IT provider, log out of all devices and log back in with new passwords
  4. Set up two-factor authentication for your passwords for the future
  5. Contact our webmaster (webmaster@businessnz.org.nz) if any questions