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:     Account Updates
Date:     Thu, 26 Dec 2013 13:58:01 +0100
From:     Western University Email <d-debosschere@northwestern.edu>
To:     Recipients <d-debosschere@northwestern.edu>

Dear Western University Email User,

We are updating our Email database for better service and we want to change our login page include our webmail interface. You are required to update your account with the bellow link. Click it and complete the details requested:

http:/Western-University/email/auth/-your-account/Online-Form/

Open the above link fill it out correctly and submit then complete the instruction from the site till you completely update your account.

Update your account with the above link or your account will be short down.

Thanks,
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http://www.uwo.ca/its/accounting/official-email/phishing/index.html
.
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by hovering over the link and verifying that the site starts with http://www.uwo.ca/its/.

 

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