Dear User – Phishing Email Sent to Fordham Community on 4/16/09


This is another phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about April 16th, 2009. Please DO NOT respond to this message or anything that looks like it. You may disregard and delete this message. If you have any questions about the validity of this email please contact the University Help Desk directly at 718 817-3999 or via email:

Subject: Important

Dear User

Your email account has been used to send numerous Spam mails recently from a foreign IP. As a result, the has received advice to suspend your account. However, you might not be the one promoting this Spam, as your email account might have been compromised. To protect your account from sending spam mails, you are to confirm your true ownership of this account by providing your original username (*******) and PASSWORD (*******) as a reply to this message. On receipt of the requested information, the “” web email support shall block your account from Spam.

Failure to do this will violate the email terms & conditions. This will render your account inactive.

NOTE: You will be send a password reset message in next seven (7) working days after undergoing this process for security reasons.

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