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UBIT SECURITY ALERT, 10/10/2016

UB Login Phish - Do not click 'Charles F. Zukoski sent you a PDF file'

An email claiming to be from the UB Provost is attempting to trick the you into giving away your account information.

Red flags: How you can tell it is a fake

  1. Notice the "From" line has conflicting addresses listed in it.
  2. UB won't send you a message with no information other than "open this attachment".

I already clicked the links. What should I do?

  • 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.

I did not click on the links. What should I do?

Delete the email.

DATE ACTIVE:

10/10/16

THREAT LEVEL:

High

TYPE:

Phish

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