Yahoo Impersonators

 Once again another decent phishing attempt by someone impersonating Yahoo. And once again it is samanpetrol, I do however LOVE that the return address goes to iraqioud@hotmail.com


From: Yahoo-account -service™‎ <iraqioud@hotmail.com>
To:
Sent: Thursday, August 9, 2012 1:12 PM
Subject: Verify this email address


Verify this email address 
We suspected that Your email address was added to the Yahoo! ID: ‎npolr******@yahoo.com‎. If this Yahoo! ID does not belong to you, or you did not recently add your email address to this Yahoo! ID, To stop receiving messages for this Yahoo! ID simply click here  To verify your email address so that you can securely retrieve your account information if your password is lost or stolen. 
 If this Yahoo! ID does not belong to you, or you did not recently add your email address to this Yahoo! ID, you may permanently stop receiving messages for this Yahoo! ID at this email address.Please let us know.
Not your account? 
                  If you did not create this account, click here
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Never trust your banker


From: Ahmed Hosni <ahmed.hosni61@gmail.com>
To:
Sent: Thursday, August 9, 2012 7:53 AM
Subject: PLEASE REPLY URGENTLY.

PLEASE REPLY URGENTLY.
I am contacting you regarding a venture through which we both can come on a substantial amount of money.
 My name is Mr. Ahmed Hosni, I am the personal banker to a customer of our bank who passed on heart-related condition, and I believe with your assistance we can receive the investments / deposits of my deceased customer.
Therefore you should get back to me for more details with the information’s below:
[1] Full Names
[2] Your phone/fax number
[3] Your residential address.
[4] Yours age
[5] Your occupation
This is a legitimate transaction and you will be paid 40% for your “Assistance”. If you are interested in my proposal, I prefer you reach me via email for further clarification and detail as well.
 I am looking forward to your urgent response towards our partnership. Send me an urgent email for more information
Sincerely,
Mr. Ahmed Hosni.
phone nmber: +226 77943677
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I have ‘friends’ sending me cheques through Western Union

and I didn’t even know it.

 


From: Western Union Union <WU@9.CN>
To:
Sent: Monday, August 6, 2012 8:19 AM
Subject: Transfer Alert:

Dear FriendThe first $5,000.00 was sent today. My working partner has helped me to send the first $5,000.00 to you through western union. So contact our Western Union claims Agent to pick up this $5,000 now: Contact person: Mr. Thomas Clark, TEL:+2348134191190. E-mail: (westu_05@yahoo.com) Ask him to give you the MTCN, Sender Name to pick the $5,000.00. I told him to keep sending you $5,000.00 daily untilthe payment of $500,000.00 is completed. Again forward him your Full Name, Telephone number and address so that he willbe sure.Thanks.

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This is a persistent phisher

The same links every time but from different emails.


From: Yahoo! Center <gina.baughurst@btinternet.com><gina.baughurst@btinternet.com>
To:
Sent: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 12:10 PM
Subject: VERIFY TO AVOID IMMEDIATE CLOSURE

 

Dear Valid User,
Suspicious activity was detected on your account. To avoid your account from being closed CLICK HERE TO VERIFY YOUR ACCOUNT NOW to verify your account.Please follow the guidelines outlined on our help page to resume sending mail.

If this error continues, please contact Yahoo! Customer Care for further assistance.

We apologies for the inconvenience.

Thank you for using Yahoo Services,
Yahoo Alert Security Group©
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I had a business deal fall through?

 That’s news to me…


From: Mrs. Carmen Adam <aevb@sogou.com>
To:
Sent: Saturday, August 4, 2012 8:32 PM
Subject: CONTACT MY SECRETARY URGENT

Attention; Dear Customer

How are you with your family today? I hope fine. I’m happy to inform you
about my success in getting those funds transferred under the cooperation
of a new partner from China Presently I’m in China, meanwhile I didn’t
forget your past efforts to assist me in transferring those funds despite
that it failed us some how. Contact my secretary Mrs. Carmen Adam ,
through his e-mail id ( mrscarmen7@yahoo.com )
Ask him to send you the total cheque of ($ 800.000.00) which I kept for you.

Thanks
Mrs. Carmen Adam

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Phishing again

Another good phishing attack, but another giveaway on this one is the email return address

From: Yahoo!Mail <roland.hindmarch@btinternet.com>
To:
Sent: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 10:43 AM
Subject: ACCOUNT ALERT…………

Dear Valued Customer,
Due to congestion in all Yahoo! Mail user accounts, there shall be a removal exercise of all used and unused Accounts. Yahoo! would be shutting down several accounts as your email address needs to be added to the new database. We programed to stop and delete unused email account, you may permanently stop receiving messages to this Email address if not verified.
You will have to confirm your account. So you are required to logon to your Online Account with the provided link below
For immediate access, please Click here : to validate your account:
NB: Failure to to update your account will result to a permanent closure.
Sincerely,
Yahoo! Member Service Team.
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