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

From: Lisa Macey []
Sent: July-07-12 2:06 PM
To: Undisclosed recipients:
Subject: Your mailbox has exceeded the storage limit

Your mailbox has exceeded the storage limit set by the administrator, the mailbox is running 99.7% of its storage limit of 100%. You may not be able to send or receive new messages until you fully upgrade the mailbox account.

You can upgrade your mailbox account, and to increase your storage Click here

If you have trouble clicking, you can copy and paste into your browser asks for upgrade pricing:

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this might cause you, we tend to serve you better account

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