SAM Security Incident


Mar 18, 2013

UM faculty or staff may have recently received notices of a security vulnerability in the System for Award Management (SAM) of the General Services Administration. Registrants may have been able to view information about other entities registered in the system.

Please be assured that the only information potentially exposed by this  lapse was already widely available information about the University of Michigan and poses no threat to faculty or staff.

You do not need to contact ORSP or Sponsored Programs about the message you may have received from sam.gov.

For background or additional information on the security vulnerability and the SAM, please go to:  www.gsa.gov/samsecurity