Fraudulent bomb threats sent to several UB departments

Published December 13, 2018 at 4:25 PM

Some UB departments have received bomb threats demanding payment in bitcoin.  These threats appear to be connected to fraudulent targeting of institutions nationwide. So far, all such threats have been determined to be false.

Although these threats do not appear to be credible, University Police urge the campus community to continue to be vigilant and report any suspicious activity or devices. If you receive this email, please contact UB Police at 645-2222.