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

Subject:Emergency Alert!!!? University Of Western Ontario WEB-MAIL ACCOUNT USERS
From:Various email addresses
Date:9/22/2012 6:24 AM
To:undisclosed-recipients: ;

Dear University Of Western Ontario webmail account user,


We are closing all unused email account from our date base to
create new space for new users.

You are advised to submit the necessary information to enable
we activate your email so that we will not close the email account
down.



Submit Your Account Information's below:
Login Link :.......................
Email Address: ....................
User name :...........................
Password :............................
Confirm Password :....................
Date of birth : ......................
Country or territory: ...............

WARNING! E-mail owners who refuse to submit their E-mail
Account details, we will short down your email Account
within seven days from the date of notice of this email.
FAILURE TO COMPLY MIGHT LEAD TO THE CLOSURE OF YOUR
WEBMAIL ACCOUNT PERMANENTLY.

Please Submit Your Account Information to this email only
to (accountteamverifications@live.com).

WARNING CODE: GX035901EA.

Thank you,

University Of Western Ontario Account Team.


Emergency Alert!!!? University Of Western Ontario WEB-MAIL ACCOUNT USERS

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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