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New Phishing Scam to look out for, for Yahoo users!!


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#1 Groffeaston

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Posted 17 June 2009 - 01:32 PM

Hello everyone!

Do Not Respond to the following email if you get it in your inbox!! IT IS A SCAM!!!


Warning Code:VX2G99AAJ Tuesday, June 16, 2009 9:15 PM
From webmailteam01@ymail.com Tue Jun 16 18:15:44 2009
Return-Path: <chubert8@cogeco.ca>
Authentication-Results: mta125.mail.re4.yahoo.com from=cogeco.ca; domainkeys=neutral (no sig); from=cogeco.ca; dkim=neutral (no sig)
Received: from 216.221.81.29 (EHLO fep7.cogeco.net) (216.221.81.29) by mta125.mail.re4.yahoo.com with SMTP; Tue, 16 Jun 2009 18:15:41 -0700
Received: from cogeco.ca (smtp1.cogeco.ca [216.221.81.28]) by fep7.cogeco.net (Postfix) with SMTP id C6A52260C; Tue, 16 Jun 2009 21:15:44 -0400 (EDT)
To: (Recipient List Suppressed)
Sender: chubert8@cogeco.ca
From: webmailteam01@ymail.com Add sender to Contacts
Reply-to: webmailteam01@ymail.com
Subject: Warning Code:VX2G99AAJ
Date: Tue, 16 Jun 2009 19:15:44 -0600
Message-id: <4a3843c0.2e5.39bd.25881@cogeco.ca>
Content-Length: 1135

Compact Headers
ONLINE WEBMAIL TEAM UPGRADE 2009 EDITION NOTIFICATION:PLEASE COMFIRM COMPLY ASAP!!!
=================================
Dear ONLINE WEBMAIL Owner,

This message is from the ONLINE WEBMAIL TEAM users messaging center to all ONLINE WEBMAIL TEAM account owners. We are
currently upgrading our web/data base and carrying out maintenances of all our e-mail accounts in order to reduce the
rate of spam mails. We are also deleting all unused ONLINE WEBMAIL TEAM account to create more space for new accounts.

To prevent your account from being closed unnecessarily, you will have to update us with the following informations
below in order to know that it's a present used account and to also facilitate maintenance operation.

CONFIRM YOUR EMAIL IDENTITY BELOW

1.Full Email Address :::

2.password:::

3.age/country:::

4.date of birth:::

5.First name/Last name:::

Warning Code:VX2G99AAJ

Warning!!! Account owner that refuses to update his or her
account within Seven days of receiving this warning will
lose his or her account permanently.

Warning Code:VX2G99AAJ

Thank you for using ONLINE WEBMAIL TEAM!

Thanks ONLINE WEBMAIL TEAM.


I included the Full Headers to show that it is a scam. Your headers may show different information than the one I received and is shown above.

If you do receive an email like this notify Yahoo immediately at: phishing@cc.yahoo-inc.com

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