Sample of the Phishing Email

From: Evans, Kurt R <>

Date: Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 6:03 PM

Subject: Email Box Exceeded Its Maximum Limit




GB currently running low due to hidden files and Folder in your mailbox.



Please click here to validate

(the link here points to unknown external site)

Mailbox and increase your quota.


Failure to follow this link and validate their quotas can be the loss of important information in your mailbox / or cause Limited access to it.


Thank you for cooperating with us.



The information in this electronic mail message is the sender's confidential business and may be legally privileged. It is intended solely for the addressee(s). Access to this internet electronic mail message by anyone else is unauthorized. If you are not the intended recipient, any disclosure, copying, distribution or any action taken or omitted to be taken in reliance on it is prohibited and may be unlawful.


The sender believes that this E-mail and any attachments were free of any virus, worm, Trojan horse, and/or malicious code when sent. This message and its attachments could have been infected during transmission. By reading the message and opening any attachments, the recipient accepts full responsibility for taking protective and remedial action about viruses and other defects. The sender's employer is not liable for any loss or damage arising in any way from this message or its attachments.