Phishing Alert

The UW-Madison Office 365 team has notified us of an email phishing attempt with the subject “Your Email Has Exceeded Quota Limit.”  The body of the message advises you to click a link to log in and increase your mailbox quota.The UW-Madison Office 365 team has notified us of an email phishing attempt with the subject “Your Email Has Exceeded Quota Limit.”  The body of the message advises you to click a link to log in and increase your mailbox quota.

This message is a phishing attempt to gain access to your UW-Madison credentials.  As a reminder, you should never share your credentials with anyone.

Things to know:

  • Do not click on any links provided in the message.
  • Report the message as phishing.  Please see: https://kb.wisc.edu/page.php?id=45051
  • Learn more about phishing here: https://kb.wisc.edu/page.php?id=31866

If you have any questions about this notification, please contact the AIMS Help Desk with “Email Phishing Warning” in your subject.

Thank you.

 

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