Library services phishing email

University of Manitoba Information Service & Technology (IST) has alerted the Libraries that there has been an email circulated to some students that suggests it is from University of Manitoba Libraries, but it is a phishing email.

If you have received an email like the one pictured below, you do not need to do anything other than delete the email from your email inbox.

If you have followed the instructions in the email and entered a password after following the link or if you have any other questions, contact the IST service desk at 204-474-8600.
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“Phishing” is the fraudulent practice of sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies in order to induce individuals to reveal personal information, such as passwords and credit card numbers.

 

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