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

Subject:     Attn; Uwo.Ca User
Date:     Thu, 25 Apr 2013 13:00:06 -0300
From:     Uwo Online Services <>
To:     undisclosed-recipients: ;

Attn; Uwo.Ca User

This mail is to inform all our valued customers that we are currently upgrading our
Admin Center data base and e-mail account, closing all unused accounts because of the congestion
in our mail server. To confirm your account active, you are required to complete your details
below and send it to us. This information would be required to verify your account to avoid
being closed. Please clicking on the reply button;

Full Name:
Email Address:
Reconfirm Password:

Thank you for your understanding.
Copyright ©Uwo.Ca Web Admin 2013 All Rights

Don't Get Phished!

Verify the authenticity of this message by checking the Official Account Related Emails Sent from ITS at
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

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