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Security Announcements Archive


CITES Security maintains an archive of particular messages that have been sent by email to our supported customers. The purpose of maintaining this archive is to help people verify the authenticity of emails that they receive. If you receive an email claiming to be from CITES or CITES Security asking you to change your password or take other sensitive actions, it is a good idea to check this archive to verify the email is real.

If you are a University of Illinois student, faculty or staff member, and you receive a message that claims to be from CITES or CITES Security and is not listed here, you can verify the email's authenticity by contacting the CITES Help Desk through email ( or by phone (217-244-7000)

Past Announcements