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:Email Account upgrading University of Western Ontario 2013
From:University of Western Ontario <>
Date:4/11/2013 5:18 PM
To:undisclosed-recipients: ;

Welcome to University of Western Ontario

Dear subscriber e-mail.
We wish to inform that,we are currently performing scheduled
maintenance and improvement on our services account and as a result of
this your account must be updated.We apologize for the inconvenience.
To keep your account, you must answer this message immediately and
enter the following information below:



Failure to do this withing 72 hours, immediately we are going to make
your account deactivated from our data base. Thank you for using our
services !!!!!! "WEB-MAIL SUPPORT WEB mail account ABN 31088377860 All
rights reserved. Tele caster Clear Center PO Box 39092 Wellington Mail
Lower Hutt 5045.
Email Account upgrading University of Western Ontario  2013

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