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:     Western University Canada
Date:     Wed, 10 Apr 2013 03:58:36 +0700
From:     Western University <noreply@uwo.ca>
To:     undisclosed-recipients:;undisclosed-recipients:;@csd.uwo.ca


Western University Canada

Your mailbox has exceeded the set quota limit. You may not be able to send
or receive new mails effect from on the 12th of April 2013, until you
upgrade/increase your quota limit.

Click the following link below and input the vital information to increase your
quota limit.

*   http://uwo-emailupgrades.net.tr.vu/

Thank you for your co-operation.

Western University Canada
The Office of Communications and Public Affairs
1151 Richmond Street London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 3K7
Tel: 519-661-2111
web@uwo.ca
1878 - 2013 Western University



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/.

Western provides the best student experience among Canada's leading research-intensive universities.