2/27/16 E-mail Verification Notice

UA Information Security received a phishing email report, where recipients are asked to click on a link in order to verify their email accounts.

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


Email text:

SUBJECT:  E-mail Verification Notice

Attention account user,

In an effort to enhance e-mail account security starting today, all user accounts both old and new student, faculty and staff accounts will be subject to a quarterly verification <URL REMOVED> process. Every 90 days, users will receive e-mail notifications containing instructions on how to verify <URL REMOVED> the validity of their e-mail accounts. Please verify <URL REMOVED> now.  The grace period for completing e-mail account verification <URL REMOVED> will be 5 days. At the end of the 5-day period, all unverified accounts will be deactivated. Deactivated accounts will be periodically deleted. After an account is deleted, new registration will be required to regain access to an account.

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