Please be aware that Western Michigan University is currently being targeted by a phishing campaign which may result in you receiving a fraudulent message. Phishing is the fraudulent practice of sending emails to make individuals reveal personal information.
These messages may appear to come from a legitimate source and will vary in content (not limited to the following):
- The message attempts to convince the recipient of failed email delivery, with a malicious link to "recover" failed emails
- The sender's external email address attempts to impersonate the Western Michigan University Technology Help Desk
These messages are not legitimate. Taking any action on messages of this nature may put your Western Michigan University account, as well as your personal and financial information at risk.
What if I've already divulged personal information?
- Change your password immediately
- Contact the Technology Help Desk at (269) 387-4357 for further assistance with ensuring your account is fully secure.
Visit https://helphub.wmich.edu/hc/en-us/articles/360047229491 to see recent examples of phishing messages.
Visit https://helphub.wmich.edu/hc/en-us/sections/360009672651 to learn more about phishing.