Information Security

Advisories and Warnings


The University of Akron will never e-mail you and ask you to disclose or verify your UA password. If you receive a suspicious e-mail with a link to update your account information, do not click on the link--instead, report the e-mail to The University of Akron for investigation.

Information Security wants to inform the University of Akron community about the dangers of phishing attempts via email. Do not respond, click any links, or open any attachments from untrusted sources.

The most recent phishing campaigns can be found below. If you do not see a phishing campaign similar to what you are viewing, please submit it to the Information Security Team at

23NOV2020 Phishing

14NOV2020 Phishing v2

14NOV2020 Phishing

05NOV2020 Phishing

12OCT2020 Phishing

24SEP2020 Phishing



20SEP2020v2 Phishing

181048AUG2020 Phishing

18AUG2020 Phishing

12AUG2020 Phishing

05AUG2020 Phishing

041544AUG2020 Phishing

041457AUG2020 Phishing

04AUG2020 Phishing

27JUL2020 Phishing