4/19/16 E-mail Verification Notice

UA Information Security received a phishing email report, where recipients are warned that they must verify their email accounts on a quarterly basis, and to click on links embedded in the email in order to do so.

If you receive this email, please delete it from your inbox.  If you clicked on any links or responded 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.

Web Admin.