Go Directly to Page Content
Go Directly to Site Search
Go Directly to Site Navigation
ITS Safe Computing

Quicklinks
<HR>

Phishing Alert

Many U-M community members received this e-mail on 09/20/2011. 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 09/20/2011 Phishing Message (Links Removed)

Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Subject: Deactivation of your Email Address

THIS MESSAGE IS FROM OUR TECHNICAL SUPPORT TEAM This message is sent automatically by the computer. If you are receiving this message it means that your email address has been queued for deactivation; this was as a result of a continuous error script (code:505)receiving from this email address. Click here [LINK REMOVED] and fill out the required field to resolve this problem Note: Failure to reset your email by ignoring this message or inputting wrong information will result to instant deactivation of this email address