Jan. 8, 2019 – Phishing Alert
Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, many UA students, faculty and staff received a phishing email from a compromised crimson email account. The email posed as the IT Service Desk; however, the email did not originate from OIT, it is an email scam.
This email is a phishing attempt designed to steal credentials such as a myBama username or password. If you haven’t already, please delete the email. Additionally, if you are not a DUO user, please activate your DUO account at duo.ua.edu.
If you did receive this email, and you did provide any sensitive information, please contact the IT Service Desk at 205-348-5555 or firstname.lastname@example.org.