Phishing Alert: Library Notifications

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: 
Friday, March 31, 2017

Dear Michigan Student,

You are receiving this message because your access to University of
Michigan Library System will expire soon. Due to security precautions
established to protect University Library System, you have to renew your
library account on a regular base, so please use the following link

[FAKE U-M LINK REMOVED]
<additional link removed>

After your successful validation, your access will be restored automatically
and you will be redirected to the Library homepage. If you are unable to
log in, please contact ITS Service Center for immediate assistance. We
apologize for any inconveniences this may have caused.

Thank you,

University of Michigan Library
818 Hatcher Graduate Library South
913 S. University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Tel: (734) 764-0400

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