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

From: "Allen,Deborah" <dallen@medaille.edu>
Subject: HELP-DESK
Date: 9 April, 2014 7:57:29 AM EDT
To: undisclosed-recipients: ;



Your Mailbox is almost full.
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Your inbox has almost exceeded its storage limit. It will not be able to send and receive e-mails if exceeded it limit and your e-mail account will be suspended from our server. To avoid this problem, you need to Re-validate you mail box quota

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If we do not receive any reply from you within 24 hours your mailbox will be suspended.

Thank you.
Help Desk Administrator

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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