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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: WEBMASTER ADMIN <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: !!WARNING MESSAGE: Deactivation Of Email Account!!
Date: 15 November, 2012 9:11:32 AM EST
To: undisclosed-recipients: ;
Reply-To: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Message To: Email Account Owner!
IMPORTANT WARNING MESSAGE FROM THE WEBMAIL ADMIN TEAM, A 2012 DFXG Virus has been detected on your mail and your account will be terminated in a short time from our database. Please click on the below link and login your full email address for maintenance and Virus Scanning, Read the page
Thanks for your understanding and Co-operation.
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/.