Alert: Uptick in Phishing email scams

OIS has seen an uptick in a new email phishing campaign asking staff to click on a link to continue accessing your mailbox. Remember, UNC will never send an email with links asking you to verify your mailbox or increase your mailbox size. Read more for instructions on how to report phishing messages.

Alert: Uptick in Phishing email scams click to enlarge Beware of recent phishing attacks asking users to click on a link to continue accessing your mailbox

If you receive a suspicious message asking you to click a link and confirm your username and password please DO NOT comply.  Please follow the instructions at http://help.unc.edu/help/caught-a-phish/ to submit the email to UNC to have it blocked for all of campus.

Also, UNC maintains a list of recent phishing messages blocked at http://its.unc.edu/phish-alerts/ that you can review.

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