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:     Mailbox Exceeded Quota Limit
Date:     Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:58:27 -0400
From:     Teresa Vasquez Contreras (SOP) <>

Dear User.
 Your mailbox has exceeded one or more size limits set by your administrator.
Your mailbox size is 199636 KB. From now you cannot be receiving all incoming emails and also some of your outgoing emails will not be delivered, your account will be deactivated within 24 hours from now.
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