Yahoo Mail: fake message??

  Rabi 00:09 19 Nov 2004
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I received the following message in my Yahoo Mail Bulk folder, and would like to know if anyone has seen this message in their yahoo Mail account? It comes with an attachment, which I have not opened:


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Subject: E-mail account security warning.

Dear user, the management of Yahoo.com mailing system wants to let you know that,

Your e-mail account will be disabled because of improper using in nextthree days, if you are still wishing to use it, please, resign your account information.

For more information see the attached file.

Have a good day,
The Yahoo.com team
click here

Attachment: Information.pif
.pif file

  flick 00:16 19 Nov 2004

If that is an exact copy of the message, I would doubt very much that it's genuine. The English is not very good, and the layout of the message looks sloppy.

  powerless 00:20 19 Nov 2004

.pif

Delete the mail.

  Cook2 00:27 19 Nov 2004

After you have deleted it,
click here you can set up to block it with Eliminate Spam.

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