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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: Mail Admin [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Friday, January 06, 2012 12:45 PM
To: Undisclosed recipients:
Subject: Your mailbox has been detected of DGXT Virus!
Our WebMail automated systems scan shows that your mailbox is been
infected by some suspicious DGXT Virus, the DGXT Virus is causing conflict
between some of our web users.Please to stop this action you will have to
Click the Url to remove and revalidate your mailbox.
Click or copy http://www.ostisb.org/secure/update/acc.htm to remove
Note that none of your files will be removed or lost during this operation.
Technical Helpdesk Service.
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 http://www.uwo.ca/its/.