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: Admin Western University [mailto:hgeltzer@stern.nyu.edu]
Sent: Wednesday, May 29, 2013 9:30 PM
To: undisclosed-recipients
Subject: [Spam?] URGENT: IMPORTANT NOTICE

Dear,

The management of Western University have mandated that all staffs and students should register for SpamArrest to help control spam emails sent to our Mail Server.

Register Now for FREE! by Downloading the attached SpamArrest Page and login with your Western University e-mail details.

This is mandatory to help improve our email services, do not ignore this message.

Thank you for your understanding!

Best Regards,

Management of Western University


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This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential and contain privileged information and are intended only for the individual named. If you received this email by mistake please delete it from your system and notify the sender immediately. You are notified that disclosing, copying, distributing or taking any action in reliance on the contents of this information is strictly prohibited. Western University does guarantee that this material is free from viruses or any other defects although due care has been taken to cater for that.

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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