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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
Subject: Dear Web-mail User
From: Web-Mail Center <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 4/30/2012 4:23 PM
To: Undisclosed recipients: ;
Dear Mail Box Account User,
There is an emmergence from our data base we are currently carrying-out a
maintainance process to your mailbox account, to complete this process Please
Click the Link Below To Validate Your Mailbox And Increase Your Quota.
(If the link above does not appear clickable click it, or copy it and paste it
into your web browser's bar.and updates)
This process will help us to fight against spam mails. Failure to complete
this process, will have your mailbox account deleted from our database.
This electronic communication is governed by the terms and conditions at
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/.