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Phishing Email - *IMPORTANT* Please Confirm Your Account [Hoaxes & Scams]
posted: 06/09/2005    updated: 06/09/2005    expired: 06/16/2005
Summary:
Following is an example of a recent email scam that has been circulating at USD. If you receive this email, you should delete it immediately. Do not click on the link or respond to the message.

Description:

Sample Email Text:

Dear Valued Member,

According to our site policy you will have to confirm your account by the following link or else your account will be suspended within 24 hours for security reasons.

http://www.usd.edu/confirm.php?email=username@usd.edu

Thank you for your attention to this question. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Sincerely,Usd Security Department Assistant.



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