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: Western University [mailto:service@uwo.ca]
Sent: July-16-13 9:27 AM
To: Undisclosed recipients:
Subject: Letter From Western University

 

Dear User,

Your e-mail will expire soon.

For security reasons, please use our website below to restore your account.

http://www.uwo.ca/

 Thank you,

 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/.

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