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UBIT SECURITY ALERT, 02/13/2014

UB MAIL phish 02-13-2014

IT Security Alert

An email claiming to be from UBMAIL WEB TEAM is attempting to trick the UB and community and others into giving away their account information.

Red flags: How you can tell it is a fake

UB MAIL Phish
a text email attempting to steal UB account information
  1. Email comes from a UB account by if you reply it goes to a gmail account.
  2. Mail is asking for your username and password.    UB will never ask you for your password.

I already clicked the links. What should I do?

Link:

http://www.buffalo.edu/ubit/service-guides/accounts/your-ubitname-account/managing-your-ubitname-and-password/password-management.html

  • If clicked on the link, but did not enter your password, please check that your computer security or anti virus program is on and up to date.

If you have any questions, contact your local IT support or the CIT Help Desk.

DATE ACTIVE:

12/4/13

THREAT LEVEL:

Low

TYPE:

Phish

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