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:Account Verification
From:Theresia Verschuur <>
Date:5/6/2014 3:33 PM
To:Undisclosed recipients: ;

Description: Description:


Dear User

This Email is from the web administrator• we will be making some vital E-mail account maintenance and upgrade to ensure high quality in Internet connectivity in the 2014 fight against spam and improved security, all Mail-hub systems will undergo regularly scheduled maintenance so as to upgrade all data software's and spam filters/assassins. TO verify your account for this upgrade


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