WARNING: Fraudulent Email – ‘WELLCOME TO THE NEW UBC WEBMAIL’

There has been another widespread phishing attempt across UBC.

If you have received a message from helpdesk@ubc.ca with ‘WELLCOME TO THE NEW UBC WEBMAIL’ in the subject header, please do not respond. In the message body, the user is asked to send their username, password, etc. in order to prevent their account from being deleted.

Please delete the email message. As a general policy, UBC IT never requests this type of information.

If you have responded with your CWL credentials, please change your CWL password and password recovery questions/answers immediately.