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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
From: "University System Admin." <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Mar 8, 2012 11:37:25 AM
Subject: Email Quota Exceed Limit
Dear: Western University Webmail Subscriber
We hereby announce to you that your email account has exceeded its
storage limit. You will be unable to send and receive mails and your
email account will be deleted from our server. To avoid this problem,
you are advised to verify your email account by clicking on the link
1151 Richmond Street,
Canada, N6A 3K7
© Copyright 2012
The System Administration Team.
Don't Get Phished!
Verify the authenticity of this message by checking the Official Account Related Emails Sent from ITS at
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/.