Beware - Fake Library Email: Barcode Deactivation

Email Scam Alert
Please be advised of an EMAIL SCAM that appears to be from "University of California, Santa Cruz ucsc.library.its@gmail.com" with the subject, "Off Campus Access - Barcode Deactivation Due Date".
 
This email is an attempt to trick you into replying to the email with your library barcode number. Do not reply to this email. Please report the email to Google as phishing, then delete it; do not respond. More information about this scam: http://its.ucsc.edu/news/security-news/email-scam.html
 
If you have a question or replied to the scam email with your library barcode number, please submit an IT Request ticket at https://itrequest.ucsc.edu or contact the ITS Support Center at help@ucsc.edu, 459-HELP (4357), or in-person at Kerr Hall Room 54.
 
After contacting ITS Support, please call the library circulation desk (459-5185) to get a new barcode number so that you can continue with your library research. 
 
 

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General cyber security recommendations are available at: http://its.ucsc.edu/security/. Additional information about avoiding scams is available at http://its.ucsc.edu/security/stay-secure/minreq/scams.html