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Andy

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Got this today...

VERIFY YOUR HOTMAIL ACCOUNT NOW TO AVOID BEING CLOSED !!!

Windows Live Hotmail Account Users,

This Email is from Hotmail Customer Care and we are sending it to every Hotmail Email User Accounts Owner for safety. we are having congestions due to the anonymous registration of Hotmail accounts so we are shutting down some Hotmail accounts and your account was among those to be deleted. We are sending this email to you so that you can verify and let us know if you still want to use this account. If you are still interested please confirm your account by filling the space below.Your User name, password, date of birth and your country information would be needed to verify your account.

Full Name:......................
User ID:.................
Password:.......................
Date of birth:...................
Country or Territory: …………

Make sure the details above are correct to enable us restore your account details, this will help prevent your account from been suspended.

Note: YOUR DETAILS WILL NOT BE SHARED.
Users have often told us that the more they use Windows Live! Service, the more they discover its benefits. We'll keep working on making Windows Live! the best email service around, and we appreciate your joining us for the ride.

Sincerely,
The Windows Live Team
Microsoft Corporation

Smells fishy to me. Anyone else had this?
 
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Lmao, i'ld never trust an email like that when it looks like a 14 year old school boy, mad at society, has decided to take his revenge. FFS he should pay more attention at school instead of making up a ****e email thing that's been around for years.

Think they just want to add your friends Lmao.
 
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That has some really bad English in it. Also, do they not realise that Microsoft are one of the worlds largest companies? They first, can afford, and do afford extra capacity. They also can tell, with extreme ease, the last time an account was logged into, the last time an e-mail was received, who the e-mail was received from, the last time you changed your password, they can tell everything about your account without you even knowing. Thirdly, why the hell do they need your password to tell if your account is active? Why do they need your user ID? Can't they tell it's active by just getting a response from the account? And if they get a response, they know the user ID.

People really are s*** at scamming these days.
 

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It's been deleted anyway. I knew it was fake as soon as I opened it it was that bad lol.
 

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theres a similar one going around that sais theres no hotmail addresses left because people have multiple accounts and to verify youre still uing the one the email gets sent too.

No hotmail addresses left?? surely he couldve came up with something better than that
 

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