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    UO Alert Suspicious Emails

    August 29th, 2018


    FROM: Information Services

    SUBJECT: Be wary of emails that state, “Unable to display this message”

    Do not click any links in email messages that read: “Unable to display this message. Click here to open this message.” These are phishing messages, and they are an attempt to steal your password.

    Here is a sample of the message:

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    The email messages have different subject lines, and they appear to be sent by someone at the University of Oregon.

    If you have opened the message, clicked the link, and entered your username and password, take the following steps immediately:
    1. Change your password at https://duckid.uoregon.edu
    2. Revise your security questions and answers at https://duckid.uoregon.edu
    3. Notify infosec@uoregon.edu by sending an email

    The university’s Information Security staff are working to block these messages and assist affected users.

    Information Services
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    UO Alert: Fire All Clear North of Franklin Blvd

    August 9th, 2018


    The fire north of Franklin Blvd. near Campus Planning Facilities Management is all clear. Updates if and when available will be posted at UO Alerts.

    UO Alert Fire

    August 9th, 2018


    08/09/2018 014:48 pm

    Location: Campus Operations area

    What: [building(s)] evacuation due to fire

    UO Action Taken: Emergency personnel are responding.

    What to do: Stay clear of the building(s) until UO safety personnel permit you to return.

    A fire is reported at [insert location]. Stay away from the area. Updates when and if available will be posted to the UO Alerts page.

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