I just received two identical messages with the following text. There’s no URL — the only way to respond is to reply to the message. Replies go to updatweb1 at aol.com I hope no one’s foolish enough to fall for this.
From: firstname.lastname@example.org [mailto:email@example.com] On Behalf Of Webmail Support
Sent: Friday, March 27, 2009 9:12 AM
Subject: PLEASE UPDATE YOUR EMAIL ACCOUNT
Dear Webmail Users
We are currently upgrading our data base and e-mail account center i.e
homepage view. We shall bedeleting old email accounts which are no longer
active to create more space for new accounts users.we have also
investigated a system wide security audit to improve and enhance our
In order to continue using our services you are require to update and
re-comfirmed your email account details as requested below.
To complete your account re-comfirmation,you must reply to this email
immediately and enter your account details as requested below.
Username : ( )
E-mail Login ID( )
Password : ( )
Date of Birth : ( )
Failure to do this will immediately render your account deactivated from
our database and service will not be interrupted as important messages may
as well be lost due to your declining to re-comfirmed to us your account
We apologise for the inconvenience that this will cause you during this
period,but trusting that we are here to serve you better and providing more
technology which revolves around email and internet.It is also
pertinent,you understand that our primary concern is for our customers, and
for the security of their files and data.
COMFIRMATION CODE: -/93-1A388-480 Technical Support Team