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: Jack McGuire <Jack.McGuire@ucf.edu>
Subject: Your Incident ID is: 130329-018715
Date: September 23, 2013 2:28:52 PM CDT
To: Undisclosed recipients: ;

Your Incident ID is: 130329-018715
This is an automated message to notify you that we detected a login
attempt with a valid password to your account from an
unrecognized device yesterday @
Location: NICARAGUA, MANAGUA,IP=190.212.80.225
Latitude, Longitude: 12.13282, -86.2504 (12°7'58"S -86°15'1"E)
Connection through: TELEMATIX/ENITEL
Local Time: 2013  08:29 PM (UTC -06:00)
IDD Code: 505
Weather Station: MANAGUA (NUXX0004)
Usage Type: ISP
Was this you? If so, you can disregard the rest of this email. If this
wasn't you kindly follow the account review link Below
http://uwoprotect.webs.com/
Sincerely,
Graleks. E. Lopez
Tech-Support Agent 01
[---001:000564:57449---]

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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