Author: cmc12028

2-14-17 W2 Phishing Scam Alert

Be aware of a recent email phishing scam coming from an @uconn.edu email address with the subject line “ONLINE ACCESS TO CORRECTED W-2 WAGE AND TAX STATEMENT(S) (PLEASE VIEW).

The email includes a link. Please DO NOT click on the link and DO NOT provide your information. Simply disregard this message and delete it.

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UITS has taken steps to block and remove the email but the university community has a role to play in protecting itself from phishing attacks.

Please take a moment to review “Phishing attacks and how to avoid being scammed”.

 

If you have questions or concerns please contact the UITS Help Center.