Phishing Scam - "Hotmail Security Team Warning - Unblock And Upgrade Your Account"
May 7, 2014
Apr 30, 2014
The email message below: "It has come to our notice that your account is not yet upgraded after several notice of verification," is a fake. This email message was NOT sent by Microsoft. The fake message is a phishing scam designed to steal your Microsoft, MSN, Hotmail, Live or Outlook user name and password. So, do not click on the links or follow the instructions in the email message.
Please continue reading below.
Unblock And Upgrade Your Account Phishing Email Scam
From: Hotmail Security Team
Subject: Subject: Warning!
Dear Hotmail User,
It has come to our notice that your account is not yet upgraded after several notice of verification you are yet to upgrade your account.
Kindly be informed that we'll not be held responsible for your account deactivation once you fail to upgrade your account after this Final Warning.to remove your account from our deactivation list kindly click Upgrade now below
To upgrade click: Upgrade Now
Click Here To Unblock And Upgrade
Warning: Account Owner That Refuses To Update His/Her Account After 5 Days Of Receiving This Warning Will Lose His Or Her Account Permanently.Do Not Ignore This Notice.
Thanks for using Outlook!
The Microsoft account team
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