SECURITY ADVISORY: Phishing Attempts Posing as UP ICT

| Posted by UP Media and Public Relations Office

To UP Users:

Please be informed that there have been reports of phishing attempts from an email address posing as “Admin-ICT- University of the Philippines.” The email will indicate that you need to provide your personal details to prevent your account from being deactivated. Please be advised that said email is NOT being sent by the UP System ICT Support, nor any of UP’s ICT units.

Please DO NOT respond to this email, and please do not send your personal information. Kindly delete the email immediately.

Moreover, please be wary of emails, SMS, or phone calls asking you to provide any of your passwords or PINs. UP System online system administrators will NEVER ASK for your security credentials.

If you encounter suspicious websites, emails, and posts on social media sites, please immediately inform your CU ICT Support. You may find their respective email addresses at

For your kind information and guidance.

Please be safe always.

Information Technology Development Center
Office of the Vice President for Development