Phishing Alert: Help Desk.

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, August 1, 2016

Dear Outlook Mail User,

Due to database maintenance that is happening in our Outlook mail message center. Our message center must be reset. The maintenance of quarantine will help us avoid this dilemma every day and with the new improved security software it will provides our users with a new security system to protect our users from getting their accounts hacked. We recommend that you update your account now to avoid termination or account de-activation.

CLICK HERE to update your account [LINK REMOVED]

We are sorry for the inconvenient.

With best regards
OUTLOOK HELP DESK