Online users who have received fake emails like the one below, which claim the recipients' messages have been blocked by you administrator due to validation error. But, the fake emails is a phishing scam with links to a fake website created by cybercriminals. Visitors to the fake website who attempt to sign into it will have their email account credentials sent to the cybercrimials who will attempt to gain acess to their accounts, hijack them and use them frauudulently.
A Fake Administrator@ Email Message
From: Notice from Administrator@
The following messages have been blocked by your administrator due to validation error.
You have 10 new messages in your email quarantine. Date: 17/03/2019 01:22:00 -0800 (CDT) User: [email address]
Click On Release , to Release these message(s) to your inbox folder: Deliver Messages
Recipient: Subject: Date:
Release [email address] RE: NEW ORDER 17/03/2019
Release [email address] SHIPMENT ARRIVAL NOTICE | [email address] 17/03/2019
Release [email address] Re: SALES ORDER CONFIRMATION SO: 0057528 16/03/2019
Release [email address] Re: Requirement for BL and HC 15/03/2019
Deliver all messages (10)
Note: This message was sent by the system for notification only. Please do not reply
If this message lands in your spam folder, please move it to your inbox folder for proper interagtion.
Online users who have clicked on the link in the fake emails and who attempted to sign into the website they were taken to are asked to change their email and other online account credentials.