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Phishing Alert

Many U-M community members received this e-mail on 02/06/2012. 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 02/06/2012 Phishing Message (Links Removed)

Date: Monday, February 06, 2012
Subject: DGTFX virus alert!!!

A DGTFX virus has been detected in your mailbox folders.

Please to prevent DGTFX virus on your important files.

Click here: [LINK REMOVED]

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PLEASE NOTE: Florida has a very= broad public records law (F. S. 119).
All e-mails to and from County Officials are kept as a public record.
Your e-mail communications, including your e-mail address may be
disclosed to the public and media at any time.