Your E-mail Account Expires in 2 Days – Phishing Email Sent to Fordham Community on 4/2/2010

This is another phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about April 2nd, 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: helpdesk@fordham.edu.

Subject:Your E-mail Account Expires in 2 Days
Your E-mail Account Expires in 2 Days
Dear Web-Mail User,

We wish to inform you that we are undergoing slight maintenance and upgrading of our webmail service. Also we are having congestions due to the anonymous registration of accounts. And we are also using this medium in shutting down some accounts and your account was among those to be
shut down. Also your inbox have grown too large and we have detected a harmfull virus in your account that is deadly to our unit.

We are sending you this email to you so that you can verify and let us know if you still want to use this account and assist us in removing this virus. If you are still interested please confirm your account details below for verification:

E-mail Address:

Password:

Date Of Birth(DOB):

DISCLAIMER!!! Account owner that refuse to send this information after One week of receiving this warning will lose his/her Web-mail account permanently.

Warning!!! it very important you update your email account within One Week of this update notification, we are sorry for any inconveniences we might have caused you. Expect our new mail features.

Thank you for your cooperation.
Support Desk (Help Desk)
Office of Information Technology

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