Some ways to spot fraudulent emails

Emails from fradulent accounts

Please be aware of emails from fraudulent accounts purporting to be from eir, particularly regarding the sign up to the paid webmail service.

Some ways of spotting fraudulent emails include:

  • Emails from eir will show the domain as example@eir.ie
  • Fraudulent emails will often misspell domains i.e. example@air.ie
  • eir will not send users an email from a personal email address i.e. John.O'Neill@eir.ie
  • eir will not include any links such as click here that bring users to a page requesting they enter payment information
  • Finally, grammar and spelling mistakes can also be an indication of a fraudulent email