Phishing Alert: Email Verification

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: 
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Phishing Email Summary

This phishing email seeks to trick people into entering U-M login information in a form. The phish claims the recipient's email has been logged into from another computer and that the recipient must submit their credentials in an online form to confirm their account is still active. The phish may appear to come from a U-M account, or be customized with the recipient's name and email address to appear for convincing.

The best way to spot that this is a fake is by looking at the URL it directs you to. The real U-M weblogin site is . If you have already authenticated, going to weblogin should redirect you to Wolverine Access. Always check the URL before logging in. 

Phishing Email Text

This Email is to notify the student and Staff Of Michigan University that your email is being logged in from another computer. We will need you to confirm that your account is still in use  Click here  in order To keep your account active...

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Phishing Email or Site Screenshot: 
Image of the form used by the phishing email to attempt to steal credentials. Always check the URL before logging in.