UBIT SECURITY ALERT, 4/25/2017

UB Login Phish - Do not click 'Instructions following Issue ID 500426A' email

IT Security Alert

An email supposedly from IT Service claims the university mail server has been blacklisted and asks that you log into a site for "easy mail delivery".

Red flags: How you can tell it is a fake

Phishing email
 
  1. Many spelling and grammar mistakes are visible.
  2. Hovering over the URL indicates that the URL is not a buffalo.edu web site.

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:

4/25/17

THREAT LEVEL:

High

TYPE:

Phish

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