Beware of Latest UWO Email Phishing Scam

One of the latest Phishing Emails on campus looks something like the email below. Do not respond to it. It is a phishing email and not from Western. For more information on phishing, please see http://wellness.uwo.ca

 Subject:Revalidate Account
From:System Admin <oleary@morningside.edu>
Date:10/7/2012 8:53 AM
To:undisclosed-recipients: ;


Attention user,

Due to the various emails received by our webmail users of receiving phishing spams, UWO will be upgrading webmail system to 500MB of space, Click the link below to login into your account for confirmation and upgrade.

http://jvninc.co.za/verification/use/secure2/form1.html

Your account shall remain active after you have successfully upgraded to the new 500MB

Thanks for bearing with us.

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Don't Get Phished!

Verify the authenticity of this message by checking the Official Account Related Emails Sent from ITS at
http://www.uwo.ca/its/accounting/official-email/phishing/index.html
.
You can make sure that you are visiting the real page posted by Western ITS (and not a well-crafted forgery)
by hovering over the link and verifying that the site starts with http://www.uwo.ca/its/.

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