This email phishing scam for your email addresses and passwords received on Fri, 28 Sep 2012 Note how the sender hasn’t even set the details correctly.
Scam recognised by:
- Not addressed to you by name:
- Doesn’t have your email provider named
- Grammar and spelling errors
- illogical linking of Internet surfing and database space.
- Threats and warnings if not acted upon immediately
WARNING!!! Dear E-mail Account Owner,This message comes from your (EMAIL SERVICE PROVIDER) messaging admin center to All E-mail Account owners. We are currently improving our Database and E-mail Account Center and creating more certainty for our Legal Service clients. At this moment we are upgrading our data base so that there will be more space for new customers and increasing the surf on the Internet. To prevent your Email address not to be de-activated and to enable it upgraded, you need to assist us by sending the information below to enable us upgrade it, so that your email account status were reflect in our database as a very active, useful and legal email account.Do send to us the below information to enable us upgrade your Account, else your email account will lost in a short time.First Name:Last Name:Date of Birth:Email Address:E-mail pass word:Alternative Email:Alternative Email pass word:WARNING!!! E-MAIL OWNERS who refuses to upgrade his or her account within Five days after notification of this update will permanently be deleted from our data base and can also lead to malfunctioning of the client or user’s account and we will not be responsible for loosing youraccount.Thanks for your understanding as it is geared towards serving you better.Web-mail Support TeamWarning Code: ID67565434