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Received an email that looks bogus (source info pasted below)

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Received an email that looks bogus (source info pasted below)

Return-Path: security@comcast.net Received: from reszmta-po-08v.sys.comcast.net (LHLO reszmta-po-08v.sys.comcast.net) (96.114.154.200) by resmail-ch2-725v.sys.comcast.net with LMTP; Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:02:50 +0000 (UTC) Received: from resimta-po-12v.sys.comcast.net ([96.114.154.140]) by reszmta-po-08v.sys.comcast.net with comcast id um031p04R320yuQ01m2qEb; Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:02:50 +0000 Received: from elasmtp-galgo.atl.sa.earthlink.net ([209.86.89.61]) by resimta-po-12v.sys.comcast.net with comcast id um2d1p0261KR6yR01m2dBH; Fri, 20 Feb 2015 22:02:50 +0000 X-CAA-SPAM: F00000 X-Authority-Analysis: v=2.1 cv=aoM8CEpV c=1 sm=1 tr=0 a=Qrb+cLmSiJ7t5c8tuLz6hA==:117 a=DN3iFyXqDnozApzqPP735A==:17 a=5Up8faWwAAAA:8 a=C_IRinGWAAAA:8 a=GGcpBh7Jt_oA:10 a=gyq6jB-EWHYA:10 a=9cW_t1CCXrUA:10 a=Dyoqhi_TatcA:10 a=7m8RbLrZNZgA:10 a=Cfj4BQAnxiAA:10 a=0HtSIViG9nkA:10 a=Ksam8xBGAAAA:8 a=Ru8B5jCk2o7XaCrr-ooA:9 a=Y8OpxVgaq40h44sQ:21 a=Ft8UYL4EG9YA:10 a=gGf67lLtkvQA:10 Received: from [75.99.128.210] (helo=User) by elasmtp-galgo.atl.sa.earthlink.net with esmtpa (Exim 4.67) (envelope-from ) id 1YOveN-0004sW-Vt; Fri, 20 Feb 2015 17:02:20 -0500 From: "Valued Customer" Subject: Webmail Security: Your Verizon Email Date: Fri, 20 Feb 2015 17:02:15 -0500 MIME-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: text/html; charset="Windows-1251" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit X-Priority: 3 X-MSMail-Priority: Normal X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2600.0000 X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.2600.0000 Message-ID: X-ELNK-Trace: 514c5899ebef25ec8241270f52c7d65b7e972de0d01da940d210ba78913c0eee99a56854e85943b1350badd9bab72f9c350badd9bab72f9c350badd9bab72f9c X-Originating-IP: 75.99.128.210

Dear Comcast Customer,
 
Your Comcast Email Account will be suspended in a short while as your spam quota has become full.
[snip] update clear your spam quota now and avoid suspension.
 
Regards,
� 2015! Comcast Inc. All rights reserved.
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Re: Received an email that looks bogus (source info pasted below)

It's a phishing email, an attempt to steal login and account information.

Please edit your message to remove the phishing link. To edit, log in to the Forums and, while viewing your message, click Options, Edit Message.

Please see Comcast Email Phish or Legit? How to Tell (and rules for posting) for more information about identifying, reporting, and posting phishing emails.

Samples of recent phishing messages can be found at http://constantguard.comcast.net/alerts under "Top Phishing Scams".

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