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Phishing Alert

Many U-M community members received this e-mail on 02/07/2012. 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 02/07/2012 Phishing Message (Links Removed)

Date: Tuesday, February 07, 2012
Subject: Suspicious Threats is been Detected in Your MailBox!

Our Web Mail automated systems scan shows that your account is been infected by some suspicious DGXT Virus, By clicking this link your account will automatically be scan and analyze all suspicious threatening virus removed totally.

Please Click or Copy [LINK REMOVED] to remove permanently

Thank you,
Technical Helpdesk Service.