Fordham Information Technology - Secure IT: Account Verification - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 5/17/2011

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Account Verification - Phishing Email Sent to the Fordham Community on 5/17/2011

This is another phishing scam email that has been reported. This message was received on or aboutMay 17th, 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: "School Email Helpdesk"
Date: May 17, 2011 3:25:07 AM EDT
To: user@fordham.edu
Subject: Account Verification
Reply-To: techemail8@aol.com
THIS MESSAGE IS FROM OUR TECHNICAL SUPPORT TEAM
This message is sent automatically by the computer. If you are receiving
this message it means that your email address user@fordham.edu has been queued for deactivation;
this was as a result of a continuous error script (code:505) received from this email
address. To resolve this problem you must reset your email address.
In order to reset this email address, you must reply to this e-mail by
providing us the following Information for confirmation.

Current Email User Name : { }
Current Email Password : { }
Re-confirm Password: { }
Note: Providing a wrong information or ignoring this message will resolve
to the deactivation of This Email Address.

Technical Support Team.

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