Recent Phishing Emails on Campus - DO NOT respond to these
May 03, 2016
Subject: Spam Report Email
Dear Uwo.ca Mail User,
Due to database maintenance that is happening in our Outlook mail message center. Our message center must be reset. The maintenance of quarantine will help us avoid this dilemma every day and with the new improved security software it will provides our users with a new security system to protect our users from getting their accounts hacked.
We recommend that you update your account now to avoid termination or account de-activation.
Click uwo.ca verification update email /a/webmail.php?wsid to update your account
We are sorry for the inconvenient.
With best regards
The Official Email Provider of the Conservative Movement™
May 02, 2016
Subject: Technical Support
Your Mail quota has reached limit, You might not be able to send or receive new mail until you re-validate your mailbox .To re-validate your mailbox
We apologize for these unusual problems Technical Support 192.168.0.1
Your email will be shut-down due to several negligence of emails regarding mailbox upgrade. To avoid this please click HERE and verify your uwo.ca mailbox.
Warm Regards, Help-desk Administrator
April 26, 2016
From: Gabrielle Skrzypek <email@example.com>
Subject: April 23rd 2016
Your e-mail account was LOGIN today by Unknown IP address: 104.140.280.128,LOGIN to validate and verify your e-mail account or your account will be temporary block for sending more messages.
Warm Regards, Help-desk Administrator.
April 26, 2016
From: art firstname.lastname@example.org
Dear Account User,
Soon your Email Account will be be Blocked / suspended because we have detected some security problem and treat to our database from your E-mail Account. all your sent messages will no longer deliver to the sent recipients and you will no longer receive all incoming emails. Kindly click on this link >> http://outlookwebapp.strikingly.com/ and login to verify and reset your Email Account now via our new outlook update centre to avoid permanent closure of this email Account. Failure to reset your Email Account will leads to permanent closure.