8/7/14 [IMPORTANT] Email Validation

UA Information Security received several reports of a phishing email this morning, requesting that UA students send their usernames and passwords to ensure that their email account remain active.

If you receive this email, please delete it from your inbox.

If you responded to this email, please change your UA NetID password immediately, and contact the 24/7 IT Support Center (626-8324) if you have any further concerns.  We also recommend that you sign up for NetID+ for an additional layer of protection to your UA credentials.

 

Email text:

FROM:  IT Desk <EMAIL ADDRESS REMOVED>
SUBJECT:  [IMPORTANT] Email Validation
TO:  <EMAIL ADDRESS REMOVED>

This e-mail is to notify the students of The University of Arizona that we are validating e-mails. We will need you to confirm that your account is still in use, send the following information below for verification in order to keep your account active.

Username:
Password:

Failure to do this will lead to a closure of this account.
Please do not disregard this email upon receipt.

Thank you,
Mail Administrators,
IT Desk.