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.


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.