We Detected Multiple Unsuccessful Login Attempt to Your Email Account Scam
May 18, 2014
The email message below: "We detected multiple unsuccessful login attempt to your email account," is a phishing scam and was not sent by Microsoft Outlook or Live. The email message was designed to steal Outlook or Live.com users login credentials and personal information.
Please continue reading below.
The Phishing Outlook or Live Email Message
We detected multiple unsuccessful login attempt to your email account
We detected multiple unsuccessful login attempt to your email account, on Fri, May 16, 2014 1:54 AM ART. Location: Russian Federation (IP=18.104.22.168).
We URGE you to setup your security question and answer to enable 2 way protection for your account
This might lead to terminating your account if we notice such activity and you do not clear your personal security.
To clear your personal security and confirm this wasn't you, and reset your security Question And Answers
To learn how sign-in alerts like this one can help you to protect your account information, please view the attached PDF File.
The Outlook Team.
Do not follow the instructions in the email message, unless you want your username and password stolen. But, if you were tricked into entering your user name and password on the fake MSN/Hotmail/Live/Outlook website, please change your password immediately.
Click here to change your password.
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