Phishing Alert: Dear Account Owner

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: 
Monday, January 16, 2017

Dear Account Owner,

Our records indicate that you are enrolled in University of Michigan
paperless W2 Program. As a result, you do not receive a paper W2 but
instead receive e-mail notification that your online W2 (i.e.
"paperless W2") is prepared and ready for viewing.

Your 2016 W2 corrected statement is ready for viewing, follow the link.

Click Here to Login [LINK REMOVED]

If you have trouble logging in to Employee Self Service at the link
above, please contact your Payroll Department for support.

If you would like to un-enroll in the Paperless W2 Program, please
logon to Employee Self Service at the link above and go to the W2
Delivery Choice webpage and follow the instructions.

Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake login page is presented by the link.