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ITS Alert: Phishing attempt asks you to validate 08.30.19

Posted: 2019-08-30 15:06:22   Expiration: 2019-09-06 15:06:22

Disclaimer: This news item was originally posted on 2019-08-30 15:06:22. Its content may no longer be timely or accurate.

ITS Help Desk has received dozens of reports in a very short time (THANK YOU) about an "Alert" message appearing to come from "Alissa A Landi" and your "Mail administrator!" (with an exclamation point, lol). THIS IS A SCAM. DO NOT CLICK THE LINK and definitely do not submit your credentials. If Deb Meyer never runs out of email space, your account is probably safe!

  • If you received this message from "Alissa A Landi", please DELETE and have a great weekend!
  • If you receive this message from any other sender, please REPORT it to the ITS Help Desk at
  • If you clicked the link and/or submitted your credentials, please CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD IMMEDIATELY and contact the ITS Help Desk for more information.
Not sure what to look for?  Check out the real-life examples we have mocked up in the ITS Knowledge Base at

-- UW Platteville: Deb Meyer