IMPORTANT NOTICE – Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 10/5/2012

This is another Phishing email that has been reported. This message was
received on or about October 10th, 2012. 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: user@fordham.edu
From: “IT Help Desk ”
Date: 10/05/2012 07:31AM
Subject: IMPORTANT NOTICE

Your Fordham Email account has been reported for numerous spams Activities from a foreign ip recently. As a result you may not be able to receive or send new mail. However, you might not be the one promoting this Spam, as your e-mail account might have been compromised.
To protect your account from sending spam mails, You are to confirm your true ownership of this account, Kindly CLICK HERE fill the form and login again
.
Failure to do this will violate the Fordham IT Policy.This will render your account inactive.
NOTE!!: You will be sent a password reset message in next seven (7) working days after undergoing this process for Security reasons.

The office of Information Security will keep this updated if information should change, but we encourage all users to run their updates after the expected release of this patch.

Fordham IT Help Desk
Tel: 718-817-3999 
HelpIT@fordham.edu

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