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

From: Piccirilli, Jason M. [mailto:jmpiccirilli@ccri.edu]
Sent: Friday, June 21, 2013 4:07 AM
To: Undisclosed recipients
Subject: TO ALL STAFF USING OUR EMAIL SERVICE of University of Western Ontario:COMPULSORY AND URGENT


TO ALL STAFF USING OUR EMAIL SERVICE of University of Western Ontario,

   All Staff Email Users are to upgrade email accounts to V5 of Microsoft exchange before the beginning of the next academic quaters as all Inactive Staff and student accounts who are no longer in this institution are to be deleted to minimize waste IT resources and improve security of our internal emails.


Please kindly click link below for all staff of University of Western Ontario ;


Please all staff of University of Western Ontario click here


I advise you to follow the instruction strictly as the IT department will not entertain any complain from anyone who cannot access his/her Mailbox 24 hours after reading this message for failing to comply with the above compulsory instruction.

Thank you for your time and cooperation.


Regards,

Administrator,

Techincal Email service

University of Western Ontario

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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