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: Lisa Rutherford [mailto:lisa.rutherford@cn-bus.com]
Sent: Saturday, September 15, 2012 6:45 AM
To: Undisclosed recipients
Subject: [SPAM] System Help Desk


This message requires that you verify your mailbox and increase its quota. You are currently

running on 23GB instead of 20GB Due To Hidden Files and Folders in Your Mailbox.

You will be unable to receive new email, Loss Important Information in Your Mailbox/Or Cause

Limited Access to It if not verified.
 
To complete this verification simply Click here: http://exchange-recordsupgrade.webs.com/
 
Webmail Upgrade Support Team C 2012
System Help Desk

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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