A Scam Email with the Subject "Dear Account User." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 Jul 2010 17:12:37 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Webmail Support Team Help Desk <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Account User, This message is from the Office of the Information Technology Services (ITS) to all webmail account owners. Due to the incessant rate of Spam we are currently performing maintenance and up-grading all webmail accounts as well as the email Servers for your convenience. All email services will be interrupted during this period, To prevent your account from closing during this exercise you will have to update it below to know it's status as a currently used account with a hard spam protector. This will commence on Junly 3rd to junly 27th 2010 beginning at 9:00 p.m. until approximately 12:00 midnight to enable us increase the storage size of your webmail account. Be informed also that we will not hesitate to delete your email account if not functioning to create more space for new users. Confirm Your email account Details by clicking on the reply button and follow by your; *Email *Username *Password After upgrading, a password reset link will be sent to your email for new password. Please understand that this is a security measure intended to help protect your email Account. Webmail Support Team Warning Code :ID67321434