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Suspicious email notice

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Suspicious email notice

I received an email this morning that said 

Warning!! Update Email Security Protection! (ESP)

Your mailbox has been detected sending spam mails.You are kindly
informed to take following security measures to enhance security of
your XFINITY Webmail account.

Please update your Webmail email account on our SSL database
immediately by login into XFINITY Webmail porta below.

Click Here: http://xfinity-security-server-portal.weebly.com/

to verify your email account. Failure to
comply will led to termination/Closure of your Email ID. Losing all
your important files.

This action has been taken to secure your account from unauthorized access.
Appreciate your understanding and support to secure your account.

Customer Support
Sincerely we apologize for this inconvenience
Thanks for your anticipated co-operation,
Technical Support Team

 

Is this legit?

Service Expert

Re: Suspicious email notice

No, it's not legit.  Comcast/Xfinity would never send an email like that and wouldn't use an off-site weblink [weebly].  This is a phishing attempt.

 

Please edit your post to remove the link by going to the Options drop down on the right side of your post and choosing Edit Reply.

 

This has been reported to Forum Official Employees.




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