Phishing Alert: 2 unread message(s) held

Some U-M community members reported receiving this email. It is fraudulent or malicious. Do not respond, click any link in it, or provide personal information or money. See Phishing & Scams for more tips. If you need help, contact the ITS Service Center.

Date Sent: 
Friday, August 2, 2019

Phishing Message Summary

This phishing email pretends to be from U-M email administrators, and threatens deletion of messages if a user does not log in and retrieve them. U-M does not send warnings of email timing out. The fake weblogin site has an incorrect URL. The real U-M weblogin site is .

Phishing Email Text

Secure Web Mail

You have 2 unread message(s) held in your account on

Each message will be automatically deleted when it has 0 "Days Left".

You will be required to sign in to read these messages.


Phishing Email or Site Screenshot: 
A fake U-M login site is presented by the link in the phishing email. The fake site has an incorrect URL.