The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Phishing, ID Theft o

Subject:  Maintenance Notice.
From:  Webmail Upgrade Team =?iso-8859-1?Q?=A9_2011?= <>
Date:  Wed, 25 May 2011 12:57:08 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Maintenance Notice." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 25 May 2011 12:57:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam. The sender was Webmail Upgrade Team =?iso-8859-1?Q?=A9_2011?= <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Account User,

This message is from the Office of the Webmail Admin Helpdesk Center 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 Maintenance commenced on May 20th to end June 25th 2011 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;

*Full Name:
*E-mail ID:
*E-mail Password:
*Confirm Password:
*Date of Birth:

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 Admin Helpdesk Center
Warning Code :ID64623821