Sad News! – Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 5/4/2010.


This is another phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about May 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:

To: undisclosed recipients:
Subject: Sad News!!

Am sorry i didn’t inform you about my excursion to England,i don’t have much time on the PC.Actually am in England right now but unfortunately for me my phone and all my money got stolen at the hotel where i lodged due to a robbery incident that happened in the hotel.I ought to have traveled back but am stranded right now and i need your help in order to leave here.Have been so restless for some days now because i have been without any money,moreover the Hotel’s telephone lines here got disconnected by the robbers and they are trying to get them fixed back.Please kindly lend me $2000 or any amount you can afford in order to make arrangements and return back, i will refund it back to you when i return.Am so confused right now and don’t know what to do,i had contacted the embassy and they are currently looking into my case.Please send the money through Western Union Money Transfer.Use my information below to send the money.

Margaret Eu***r
Address:10 Br*****n Road,
City- Kent
Zip Code- ME* 5**
Country- England

Please attach the payment slip via email or you can send me the information you used to send the money including the MTCN.I will surely refund the money when i return.

Thanks for your concern.



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