Phishing Alert: Account Compromise

Many U-M community members received this email on the date below. 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 email account may be compromised, contact 4-HELP.
Date Sent: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Dear User,
As part of our commitment to help keep your account secure, we have detected an irregular activity on your account for that reason we are placing a hold on your account for Security Reason. You are advise to Click on  Faculty and Staff to complete the Process of Securing Your Account from Suspension.
Security Alert Office.
Help Desk Admin/Cleanup Team.

Electronic Mail is not secure, may not be read every day, and should not be used for urgent or sensitive issues