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Phishing Alert

Many U-M community members received this e-mail on 01/19/2014. 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 01/19/2014 Phishing Message (Links Removed)

Date: Sunday, January 19, 2014
Subject: Email account update Webmail Central University of Michigan - Home@ 2014

Dear subscriber e-mail,

You are welcome to University of Michigan.

We wish to inform that we are currently providing services regular maintenance and improvement of our service account and, as a result of this their accounts should be updated. We apologize for the inconvenience. To keep your account, you should reply to this email immediately and enter the the following information:



If not done within 72 hours, immediately make your own deactivated from our database.
Thank you for using our services! "WEB SITE SUPPORT AGENT mail account ABN 31088377860 All rights reserved.
Email account update Webmail Central University of Michigan - Home@ 2014