‘fordham.edu’ IT HELP DESK – Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 09/13/2011

This is another scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or about September 13th, 2011. 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.

To:
From: “info@fordham.edu”
Date: 09/13/2011 06:05AM
Subject: ‘fordham.edu’ IT HELP DESK.

This message is from fordham.edu Email Administrator to all our email account subscribers.Due to the recent attack on our database by a new virus called SPEK155.We are currently upgrading our database and all accounts needs to be re-validated and upgraded to the new 2011 anti-spam version.You are advised to provide us the below information withing the next 72 hours so that your account can be re-validated and upgraded to the new 2011 anti-spam version or you stand a risk of having your account De-activated from our database due to the menace of this virus.
User Name:
Password:
Confirm Your Password:

Thank You.
fordham.edu Administrator
Warning Code :ID67565434.

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