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Phishing Alert

Many U-M community members received this e-mail on 01/10/2012. This message is not from U-M. Do not respond, do not click on any link, and immediately delete it.

  • If you have already clicked on the link and entered any personal information—including your UMICH password--immediately change your password AND contact 4-HELP. An ITS Service Representative will check your account for any malicious activity that may already have been carried out by the sender of the phishing message.
  • If you have any concern that your e-mail account may be compromised, contact 4-HELP.

Text of 01/10/2012 Phishing Message (Links Removed)

Date: Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Subject: ****** Internet Solutions-- Information Technology Unit******

****** Internet Solutions-- Information Technology Unit******

Attn !!!

This notice is to alert all web mail users that there has been a recent flaw in our mail server. Due to this downtime most email relays will be delayed. Some accounts will be unable to receive mails.

Our technicians have fixed this problem but in order to migrate to the new server manual update is required from you as the email owner.

In order to ensure you do not experience service interruptions/possible deactivation Please you must reply to this email immediately confirming your email account details below for confirmation/identification.

1. First Name & Last Name:
2. Full Login Email Address:
3. Username:
4 Password:
5. Retype Password:

Thanks for your understanding. Please remember that in a few days the old server will be shutdown. Any email account that has not been updated will become nonfunctional.

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