Phishing Alert: University of Michigan

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 16, 2018

[Links to a malicious website with a fake U-M login page have been removed from this example.]

Hi Good Morning,

I was asked to send a copy of this document to you. Please see below:

 University of Michigan- Scanned.doc

View Document Now

We will submit this form by noon. Please check and confirm if you need any changes.

Best regards,

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