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

Date:Mon, 29 Oct 2012 13:20:28 +0100
From:Admin <>
To:undisclosed-recipients: ;

Mon, Oct. 29th 2012


Please be advise that new programs and updates have been recently added

to the Western University email system to prevent phishing and virus infected

email messages from users Mailboxes.Copy and paste the following link into

your browser to update your Campus Mailbox anti-virus:

Thank you.

Robert Simons

Level 3 System Administrator

Don't Get Phished!

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