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Bogus e-mail...


Occasionally, Willamette.Net customers receive e-mail advising that their mail account settings have been changed due to a security upgrade or similar pretext, and urging them to click on a link provided. Here's an example:


Subject: For the owner of the e-mail account
From: ""
Date: Wed, 8 July 2010 23:33:04 -0300

Dear user of the mailing service!

We are informing you that because of the security upgrade of the mailing service your mailbox ( settings were changed. In order to apply the new set of settings click on the following link:

Best regards, Technical Support.


The e-mail is completely fraudulent and should be discarded. The link will take you someplace you do not want to visit.

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