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  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.