Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Important Notice Please Act As Directed

From: Microsoft Outlook Webmail Administrator <>

This email with the subject "Important Notice Please Act As Directed" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 26 Aug 2011 14:44:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Microsoft Outlook Webmail Administrator <>, although it may have been spoofed.

This letter is to inform you that we are currently updating our Web-mail database, homepage view, 
security installations of the new 2011 Anti-Spam and Anti-virus. Also introducing a larger mailbox 
space. Note 
that We will be deleting any inactive email account in order to create space for new users. If you 
wish to 
continue using our Web mail services, you should therefore re-confirm your email account below by 
clicking on 
this link
Your full email address, password, date of birth and alternate email are required to 
update/re-confirm your 
email. It is pertinent for you to understand that our 
primary concern is security for our customers, and for the security of their files and data. It is 
that you reply to this letter and follow the above 
instructions in order to avoid deleting your email account from our database.
We apologize for the inconveniences this may cause you. Thank you for your understanding.