Phishing Alert: Re: Help Desk Admin/Cleanup Team

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, March 20, 2017

To All Faculty & Staff,

This is to inform you that we are currently upgrading all Mailbox Quota to 50GB inbox space for all Staff/Employee/Faculty and also conducting a General Mailbox Cleanup routine. This is done to improve the security and efficiency due to recent spam mails received.

Click Here [LINK REMOVED] to verify your Mailbox to Switch to the current Outlook Webmail 2017 with 50GB inbox space.

Please Note That: We will start deactivating unverified and inactive Mailbox Accounts after 24 hours of receiving this message.

Thanks

Help Desk Admin/Cleanup Team.
 

Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake verification form is presented by the link.