Fordham Information Technology - Secure IT: Email Alert - Phishing Email Sent to Fordham Community on 3/21/2011

Monday, March 21, 2011

Email Alert - Phishing Email Sent to Fordham Community on 3/21/2011

This is another phishing email that has been reported. This message was received on or about March 21st, 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.

From: Help Desk technohirn@web.de
To user@fordham.edu
cc
Subject Email Alert

Dear User,
We are currently terminating inactive emails to reduce network congestion and thus serve you better.
To prevent your account from being terminated, you will have to update this email by providing the information requested below:
________________________________________________
Please Complete the details below
Your Email: __user@fordham.edu__
User Name: ________________
Password:______________________
Date of Birth:__________________
_________________________________________________
Account owners that refuse to comply as stated above may lose such an account permanently.
Message Code: KMNXD62T/PL8TY/4AJS
Thank you,

Help Desk

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