IT Services Alerts - Fraudulent email from 'geraldo.andrade@poli.usp.br' with subject 'Dear Webmail / User Account Email', November 27th

First Posted: Tuesday, 27th November, 2012, 9.45am

Several users have reported receiving the email outlined below. Please ignore this email should you receive it as it is fraudulent and is a 'phishing' attempt. The email should be deleted. If you have replied to this email or clicked on the link contained in the email body please report to the IS Services Helpdesk at the earliest opportunity. An overview of the email content is provided below.

IS Services Helpdesk

 

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Subject: Dear Webmail / User Account Email,
From: geraldo.andrade@poli.usp.br
Date: 27 November 2012 01:06:11 GMT

Dear Webmail / User Account Email,

This is to inform you that your webmail account were listed among the dose has to be suspended due to suspicious act that has been done by your webmail account.

You have been warned on several occasions to validate / update your account, but you refuse. Now you are given the next 48 hours to validate your webmail account to avoid it were suspeneded by our support team.

Please click on the validation link below to update your webmail and validate. This is your last warning.

http://inorbitglobal.info/_vti_bin/_vti_adm


After having successfully completed the form, you will need to click SEND.

© 2011 Webmail Upgrade Team
Warning Code: ID67565434.

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