Security - Example: Phishing Attempt 09.02.16

Examples of ways to identify a phishing attempt

How can I tell if a message is legit?

Image 1: Message

Phishing message 09.02.16

Image 2: The form at the end of the link

Phishing form 09.02.16


And finally.... ITS will never ask for your username and password in an email - or in a link from an email.  Never, ever. SERIOUSLY!

If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.