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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: Warning: mail user UWO
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2014 18:41:59 +0100 (CET)
From: Administrator <email@example.com>
To: Undisclosed recipients: ;
Warning: mail user UWO,
You have exceeded the quota limit UWO mail account of 250 MB and is asked to extend the deadline for 48hours or more to your webmail account is disabled UWO our database. Just please Click Here to complete information required to increase its stake to UWO mail account; 2GB.
Thank you for using mail services UWO thank you.
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