Phishing Alert: Mail Synching Error

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 & Suspicious Email for more tips. If you need help, contact the ITS Service Center.

Date Sent: 
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Phishing Message Summary

This phishing email attempts to trick users into providing their name and password by pretending that there are messages being held for the user. University of Michigan email systems do not send messages such as this, and will not redirect you to non-UM login pages. Always check that the URL of a login page is correct for your email system at U-M or Michigan Medicine.

Phishing Email Text

You have (7) Messages that are being held, they are to be passed to your in=
box. =

( uniqname@umich.edu )

This is due to an error in your SSL synchronization.

Contiune undernaeth to re-access.

Regain Messages

2019 Message Center

Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake login page is presented by a link in the phishing email. Always check the URL before entering your credentials.