You may also receive this type of email scam that appears to have been sent by Facebook, Twitter, Amazon, Ebay, Paypal, or a familiar
credit card or bank.
NOTE: If you receive a questionable email and it is not listed here, do not assume that the email is valid. This list is simply a small sample of the large amount of scam emails that are circulating.
Dear ISP Member,
Some of your incoming emails are currently being rejected as your storage limit of 30MB has being exceeded; click below to increase storage on your next signin.
Thank you for using our mail system.
Online Services Team.
© Copyright Your ISP 2012. All rights reserved.
Twitter, Inc. 1355 Market Street, Suite 900 San Francisco, CA 94103
From: "Wei Chen" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I am soliciting your assistance to move an investment profit funds worth USD$48.8M from my Bank. This is genuine and I hope it will appeal to you. I need your consent to provide details.
This is to inform you that Oxfam (UAE) has awarded the user of this email account a cash grant of $250,000.00 usd, (Two hundred and fifty thousand dollars)Please contact with your Qualification Number[OXG /101/231/BDB] as soon as possible.Via emai:(false email@example.com)
You have reached the storage limit for your Mailbox. for your e-mail access restoration Please CLICK HERE and update your account
Gwtc.net System Administrator.
1/30/15 Phishing spam
From: VENTURECOMM <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: January 30, 2015 at 1:47:26 PM CST
Subject: Dear Email user
Dear VENTURECOMM Email user,
Due to database maintenance equipment that is happening in our VENTURECOMM mail message center. Our VENTURECOMM
message center must be reset due to the large number of spam messages we receive daily in our database. The maintenance of quarantine will help us avoid this dilemma every day and with the new improved software will provides our VENTURECOMM
Email users with a secure mail system and new security system to protect our users from getting their VENTURECOMM
accounts being hacked.
To validate your VENTURECOMM Email mailbox, kindly CLICK HERE to visit the Mris customer secure LINK specified on this email and fill out the account validation form to validate your VENTURECOMM email powered account:
Copyright © 2015 Metropolitan Regional Information Systems
Subject: Mail Service Team Date: 2015-01-27 08:08 From: "Wang, Yanhua" <Y.Wang@uva.nl> To: To provide you with the best possible support and improving your overall mail experience, we have detected your mail settings is out of date. We want to upgrade all email account scheduled for today. CLICK the link to upgrade your account or copy and paste it in your browser,otherwise your account will be suspended. http://upgradeaccount.infored.mx/maintenance.html
If your settings is not updated today, your account will be inactive and cannot send or receive message any longer. Sincerely, Mail Service Team.