Phishing Alert: Your Office Security Preferences 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, July 19, 2017

Dear [uniquename]

ICANN requires that we temporarily update your email account with
new security measures. Please take care of it right away to avoid disruption of services.

All you need to do is click the button below (it only takes a few seconds).
You will only be asked to log in to your account. we're simply updating security measures
for your account.


Microsoft Office
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA
98052-6399 USA.

Phishing Site Screenshot: 
A fake Office login page is presented by the link.