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:Upgrade Department.
From:Norma Ramon <>
Date:1/16/2013 1:12 PM
To:Undisclosed recipients: ;

 Dear Email Owner,
You have exceeded the limit of your mailbox set by our IT Service, and from now you cannot be receiving all incoming emails and also some of your outgoing emails will not be delivered and LASTLY, your account will be 'DE-ACTIVATED' within 24 hours from now. To prevent this, you are advised to click on the link below and fill the required information properly to reset your account. Failure to do this, will result to  limited access to your mailbox while your account will remain  IN-ACTIVE within the next 24 hours.copy and paste the link below:
Thank you.
Upgrade Department.

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