Phishing Alert: IT Service 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: 
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Dear Colleague,
This is to Notify All Employee/Staff that our Outlook Web Server is currently congested, we are revalidating all Active/Existing Account, and Deactivating all Non Active Outlook Web Account to enable us decongest our Web-server and disable all malicious attacks. Kindly verify that this account is Active by clicking on the Revalidation portal below.
Outlook Web Access: Revalidate Account.
Thanks for using Outlook E-mail services.
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Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake Outlook web login page is presented by the link in the phishing email.