Phishing Alert: Outlook 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, October 5, 2016

Dear Employee/Staff

Your Email account have been suspended due to unusual activities recently noticed from your account  kindly click IT-WEBSITE [LINK REMOVED] to re-activate. Failure to comply to this notification,your email account will be deleted from our server within one hour after receiving  this Message Alert.

The Outlook
Help Desk Team

Electronic Mail is not secure, may not be read every day, and should not be used for urgent or sensitive issues

Phishing Site Screenshot: 
Screenshot of phishing Outlook Web App login page with fraudulent URL