Your Mailbox Quota Has Exceeded The Storage Limit – Phishing Email Sent to Fordham Community on 1/04/2010


This is another phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about January 4th, 2010. 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:

Please note: This is a similar scam originally reported on 10/02/09:

There are still variations of this phishing email that are appearing as recent at 5/3/10 from the website: ht**://admin-ver****ation.4-a**.org

From: Laura Townson
Date: 1/04/2010 12:20 PM

Your mailbox quota has exceed the storage limit which is 20GB
as set by your administrator, You are currently running on 20.9GB.
You may not be able to send or receive new mails until you re-activate your mailbox.
To re-activate your account please click the link below or copy and paste in your address bar

Thanks and we are sorry for the inconveniences
Local host


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