If you receive a Duo push notification for your UBIT account, but you aren’t trying to log in, don’t approve it! Instead, mark it as fraud: someone could have your password and be trying to log into your account.
If you regularly handle invoices as part of your job at the University at Buffalo, this one is especially dangerous. Fraudsters are sending fake invoices via PayPal… and some are paying up without thinking twice.
Imagine it: you’re writing a paper, and your deadline is looming. Or, you’re about to join a remote class over Zoom. You open your laptop and… nothing. The screen is black. You hit the power button and wait. It won’t power on. You plug it in, but it won’t charge. What’s going through your head?