DO NOT respond to these or any email that looks similar
January 17, 2017
Subject: Your account has been selected to WIN!
Western University is celebrating another successful year and sending gifts to lucky people. Your account was randomly chosen to receive a free $10 Hospitality Services gift card. In order to claim your free gift, you must login to Western's online account portal. After loging in with your Western credentials another email will be sent telling you where to go to collect your gift card.
Jason Smith Account Relations Hospitality Western University London, ON, Canada e. firstname.lastname@example.org t. 519.661.2111 (x89123) w. www.westernu.ca
January 17, 2017
From: Bhargavi Ravi <email@example.com>
Subject: Uwo Update
You have exceeded your mail.uwo.ca quota limit of 500.GB and you need to expand the mail.uwo.ca quota before the next 48 hours. If you have not updated your mail.uwo.ca account in 2017, you must do it now. You can expand your Office 365: Uwo Mail to 1000.GB to Upgrade your mail.uwo.ca Click here:
Webmail - Information Technology Services - Western University ITS Official Email Activity - Western University.
January 16, 2017
Subject: EMAIL WARNING: Your attention is needed urgently
We received your request to shutdown your account
We will process your request within 24 hours.
To retain your account, kindly Cancel Request to continue using our services.
[REDACTED], used Dropbox to share some document with you.Click REVIEW DOCUMENT to access the documents or click
Kindly let me know if you have any questions
January 13, 2017
Subject: Dear User
Your UWO Account has Been Compromise detected by your Admin Server And Your Mailbox Has Exceeded It's loted Quota As Set By Your Administrator, And You Will Not Be Able To Receive Or Send New Mails Until You Re-Validate. CLICK To Re-Validate
Your account has exceeded it quota limit as set by Administrator, and you may not be able to send or receive new mails until you Re-Validate your [REDACTED]@uwo.ca account.
To Re-Validate [REDACTED]@uwo.ca account, Please CLICK: Re-Validate [REDACTED]@uwo.ca Account
January 12, 2017
From: Ashok Vishnoi firstname.lastname@example.org
Subject: NEW YEAR 2017 UPDATE!!!
This is to inform you that there is a change and update in our mail server, all customers are required to update their information to avoid termination or suspension of account.
To update you information CLICK HERE Kindly click above instruction to update your information, we will process your request once we receive your information.
Thanks Webmaster Mail Admin Center uwo.ca.
January 11, 2017
From: Harini Chandrasekar
Dear User, Due to database maintainers done about four hours ago. we will like to know if your current password will still be able to give you access to your E-mail account.
CLICK HERE DATABASE SYSTEM to verify your E-mail account.
We are sorry for the inconvenience.
Thank you for your support! Sincerely, The UWO Team The Official Email Prov™ Please keep this email - it contains all of your important links:
January 09, 2017
From: Veronica Hill
Subject: Account Update:
We (Information Technology Services) are currently doing an update on all users account for the new session. Please click on the link below or copy and paste it in your browser and LOGIN for verification and validation to enable us update your account and to avoid deactivation.
From: Alex Kim email@example.com
Subject: System Posted Today
Starting around 12:00 AM Today, we will be changing over to our new email system Microsoft Office 365. Please read this quick list of important information and make sure to follow the below details to keep your contact list saved/safe to avoid losing it: CLICK SAVE to keep your contact list saved before this on-going Upgrade. Where to login to the new email system will be provided to you shortly after you have fill the form below and complete this Upgrade. Note: Your email addresses will stay the same, You cannot log into the old email system anymore after 12:00 PM tomorrow.
Our general system upgrade is in progress for re-validation of our web-mail users and providing better access to our services, we are deactivating all idle accounts, for confirmation of your account click log on and fill in your details for your web-mail re-validation. Help-desk Administrator.