Phishing Alert: VPN Client Security Improvement

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: 
Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Hello, We're writing to let you know that there was an issue with our VPN client. Please download the new client immediately to avoid any security issues or interruption to our university services. Click here to download Pulse Secure VPN client: [FAKE UMICH LINK REMOVED] Sincerely, UMich IT Department