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E-mail Phishing Scams - Catch of the Day

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6/30/2014 – SPAM BLOCKER PROTECTION

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The following message was reported by a member of the campus community. It is an attempt to lure you into revealing personal information about yourself and/or your HVCC computing account.

Details: Fake email to lure users to install software to avoid losing files. It implies that failure to install this software within 72 hours will result in email access suspension.

Action: Delete this email, if you receive it.

Email Content:

From: Sowitza Johnson
Date: June 30, 2014 at 7:35:40 PM EDT
Subject: SPAM BLOCKER PROTECTION

Attention
We strongly advise all users to install blocker,To avoid loosing your files and contacts information.
http://www.tz.dp.ua/kramnica/XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX.html Failure to verify your records within 72 hours will result in E-mail Access suspension.
To protect against computer viruses,Internet worms and spammers at the point of entry.

Thank You

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