10/27/16 UITS - University of Arizona

UA Information Security received a spear phishing email report, where recipients were directed to click on a link to ensure that new "security installations" were completed.

If you receive this email, please delete it from your inbox.  If you clicked on any links or responded to the email in any way, please contact your local IT Support or the 24/7 IT Support Center (626-8324) as soon as possible.

Email text:

From: "Novoa-Takara, Louis Jesus - <EMAIL ADDRESS REMOVED>
Date: Oct 27, 2016 12:51
Subject: UITS - University of Arizona
 

This message is from University of Arizona-UITS Helpdesk,
We are currently upgrading our arizona.XXX <URL REMOVED> database and e-mail account center i.e homepage view, enhance security installations of new 2016 anti-spam and anti-virus software, large mailbox space.
 
Kindly verify your email within 24 hours or your email will be temporarily  suspended. click HERE <URL REMOVED> To verify your e-mail.
 
Thanks for your co-operation,
 
Thanks,
UITS Help Desk
University of Arizona