Phishing Alert!

The following, sent to an account I use for communicating on Hunter-L, is bogus. It is probably only of interest to Hunterites/CUNYites:

Student/Staff Email Account ConfirmationTuesday, July 28, 2009 3:38 PM
From: “Help Desk” –
To: undisclosed-recipients
Student/Staff Email Account Confirmation

This mail is to inform all our university Student/Staff that we will be upgrading our Webmail site. Due to this maintainance, subscribers of our webmail site are required to send us email account details to enable us know if they are still making use of their mail box.

Further more be informed that we will not hesitate to delete all email accounts that are not functioning, to create more space for new users.

Please send us your email account details as follows for confirmation. Once it is confirmed you will have no problem signing into your account after the upgrade:

*User Name:
*Date of Birth:

Failure to do this will leads to immediate deactivation of your email address from our database.

Thanks for bearing with us.

Warning Code: 002671
Information Technology Support Center (ITSC)

Need I say anything?


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