Beware of phishing scam utilizing Michigan Medicine name

March 17, 2021  //  FOUND IN: Updates & Resources

Please be advised that the organization is aware of a recent phishing scam, where individuals are utilizing the Michigan Medicine name to obtain information from potential victims.

There does not appear to be any connection to Michigan Medicine at this time.

Remember, there are a few easy steps you can take to protect yourself from phishing attempts:

  • Take a minute to read emails. Attackers will use emotional appeals in their emails. Stay calm and look closely at the email for grammar or typos.
  • Use caution when opening email attachments and clicking links in emails. If it looks suspicious, report it, even if you’ve already interacted with the link or attachment.
  • Don’t share your Michigan Medicine credentials with third-party websites
  • Be familiar with the procedures for communicating suspicious activities to our IT security team.

Learn more about phishing and find additional resources by clicking here.