Sunday, August 17, 2008

Hotmail Verify Account SCAM

Below you will find the text - Hotmail Warning !!! Verify Your Account Now To Avoid It Closed - email spamming scam. This message appears to be sent from - From: WindowsLive Team ( . August 17, 2008. Reply email as - As many spammers use additional reply to addresses and faked message headers.

Take notice of the send from address. Hello, you stupid moron mhaddenjr, how unlikely is it hotmail would send a message from your email address. IDIOT.

If you receive message like this one, add the sent from address to your denied senders list, report the message to SPAM@UCE.GOV and report to the spam & abuse department of the sent from domain, as well as Hotmail in this case.

Don't just delete these scammers and fraudsters - report them.

Dear Account User

This Email is from Hotmail Customer Care and we are sending it to every Hotmail Email User Accounts Owner for safety. we are having congestions due to the anonymous registration of Hotmail accounts so we are shutting down some Hotmail accounts and your account was among those to be deleted. We are sending this email to you so that you can verify and let us know if you still want to use this account. If you are still interested please confirm your account by filling the space below.Your User name, password, date of birth and your country information would be needed to verify your account.

Due to the congestion in all Hotmail users and removal of all unused Hotmail Accounts, Hotmail would be shutting down all unused Accounts, You will have to confirm your E-mail by filling out your Login Information below after clicking the reply button, or your account will be suspended within 24 hours for security reasons.

* Username: ..............................
* Password: ................................
* Date of Birth: ............................
* Country Or Territory: ................

After following the instructions in the sheet, your account will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. Thanks for your attention to this request. We apologize for any inconveniences.

Warning!!! Account owner that refuses to update his/her account after two weeks of receiving this warning will lose his or her account permanently.

The Windows Live Hotmail Team - THIS TEXT WAS LINK, HAS BEEN DISABLED. Do Not follow it.

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