Phishing Alert: Fwd: confirmation of payment

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: 
Monday, January 21, 2019

[This example contained a link or download meant to compromise the recipient's credentials, or infect their computer. Dangerous links, downloads, and real names have been removed from the example for safety and privacy.]

Hi  [recipient name]
I need you to make a payment of $3,850.00 to a vendor urgently confirm
if you are available let me forward the vendor banking details to
proceed with the payment
[Sender name, which may be impersonation of a known person.]