Student Phishing Alert – Nov. 6

Friday, Nov. 6, more than 400 UA students received a phishing email that featured the subject title “Work From Home Update”.

This email is a scam, attempting to trick students into providing information for a fake job opportunity. A screenshot of the phishing message is below.  If you received this message, please delete it. Take a moment to review the red flags of phishing to learn how to spot common phishing emails like these.

If you have any questions or concerns, contact OIT Security at 205-348-5555 or

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