9/6/16 arizona.edu Tech Alert

UA Information Security received a phishing email report, where recipients are asked to respond to an email with their usernames and passwords.

If you receive this email, please delete it from your inbox.  If you responded to this 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:  arizona.edu <EMAIL ADDRESS REMOVED>
SUBJECT:  arizona.edu Tech Alert

Dear arizona.edu User,

Due to high rate of PHISHING mails received and HACKERS using the webmail for sending FRAUDULENT mails, Our records indicate you are no longer our current user. Therefore, your account has been scheduled for deletion on the month SEPTEMBER, 2016. As part of this process, your account, files, email address messages, etc. will be deleted. You will lose access to your account. To Retail Your Account. You are required to reply with your valid USER NAME/PASSWORD to ensure Your account remains active and  subscribed to our database, Otherwise this account will be De-activated from the Database within the next 72hours starting from now.


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@arizona.edu