Phishing Alert: Mail Update

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: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

[A link to a web site with a fake verification window has been removed from this example.]

Attention: University E-mail User,
 
You have exceeded your University E-mail account limit quota of 250MB and you are requested to expand it within 48 hours
 or else your University E-mail account will be disable from our database. Simply CLICK HERE with the complete information requested to expand your University E-mail account quota to 2GB.
 
Thank you for using University campus E-mail services.
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Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake verification window is presented by the link in the email.