UBIT SECURITY ALERT, 8/16/2017

UB Login Phish - Do not click 'Case ID-A0722JB verification' email

IT Security Alert

An email supposedly from UB/"IT Service" is requiring that you verify whether you requested a change of name associated with your email address.  

Red flags: How you can tell it is a fake

Phishing email
 
  1. The email did not come from an @buffalo.edu address.
  2. The URL is not a buffalo.edu web site.
  3. The email is not signed by anyone working at UB or an actual department here.

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:

8/16/17

THREAT LEVEL:

High

TYPE:

Phish

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