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

Date:     Mon, 11 Jun 2012 13:56:31 -0400
From:     Gauthier, Emilie (EDU) <Emilie.Gauthier2@ontario.ca>
Subject:     Important Message From Helpdesk!!
To: Western email addresses

Dear Email Owner

You have exceeded the limit of your mailbox set by our IT Service, and from now you cannot be receiving all incoming emails and also some of your outgoing emails will not be delivered and LASTLY, your account will be 'DE-ACTIVATED' within 24 hours from now. To prevent this, you are advised to click on the link below to reset your account. Failure to do this, will result to limited access to your mailbox while your account will remain IN-ACTIVE within the next 24 hours. Click link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dFoyeTRHVUd5M2ZRVUNGcElKVTJvSkE6MQ

Thanks for letting us serve you better!

Regards,
Management.
Upgrade Department

Don't Get Phished!

Verify the authenticity of this message by checking the Official Account Related Emails Sent from ITS at
http://www.uwo.ca/its/accounting/official-email/phishing/index.html
.
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/.

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