UBIT SECURITY ALERT, 08/24/2015

UB Login Phish Don't Click "Please sign in immediately to view the upgrade" 08-24-15

IT Security Alert.

An email claiming to be from University at Buffalo Customer Support is attempting to trick the UB into giving away their account information.

Red flags: How you can tell it is a fake

Phishing email.
  1. The sentence does not use correct grammar.
  2. If you hover over the URL, you will notice that the link redirects the user to a non-UB 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:

08/24/15

THREAT LEVEL:

High

TYPE:

Phish

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