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UBIT SECURITY ALERT, 10/06/2015

UB Administrator Phish 06-Oct-2015

An email claiming to be from "University at Buffalo" is attempting to trick you into giving away your account information.

Red flags: How you can tell it is a fake

  1. Hovering on the link shows it goes to a non BUFFALO.EDU website
  2. The "From" email address is not an @buffalo.edu address

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:

10/06/2015

THREAT LEVEL:

High

TYPE:

Phish

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