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Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Phishing Example 39: You have 1 important mail alert!!

Received: December 2013
Subject: You have 1 important mail alert!!
Date: 18 Dec 2013 04:15:37 -0000
To: "recipients"
From: "onlinemessage1"
Dear Account User,
Your mailbox has exceeded the limit of 30 GB, which is as set by your manager, you are currently at 30.9GB, very soon you will not be able to create new e-mail to send or receive again until you validate your mailbox.To re-validate your mailbox, click on the attach link and follow the instruction for your upgrade.
Email Administrator.
You should never click a link to a PDF without verifying that it is safe; it could be installing malware. In this case we scanned the PDF before opening it.
The attached link is a PDF document that opens with a link to a fake login site that looks like this:
When you enter an ID and password, another window comes up asking for verification of your *alternate* email address (Google, Yahoo, etc.), that looks like this:

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