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: Webmail Upgrade Form [mailto:ucma@gdl.megared.net.mx]
Sent: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 6:45 AM
To: info@webmaster.org
Subject: Re-Validate Your Webmail

You have exceeded your email quota limit of 500MB and you need to expand the e-mail quota before
the next 48 hours. If you have not updated your e-mail account in 2012, you must do it now.
You can expand to 10GB email quota limit, Click on the link
below to upgrade your account.

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dDFKUFVUeERiM1QzRV9zWjBSSVphaUE6MQ

Thanks for your understanding.
Admin:
Copyright C 2012 Webmaster Central Helpdesk.
---- Este e-mail fue enviado usando Webmail Meg@Red.

 

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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