Phishing? Got this message on my yahoo e-mail

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Phishing? Got this message on my yahoo e-mail

Due to the congestion in all Yahoo users and removal of all unused Yahoo Accounts,Yahoo would be shutting down all unused Accounts,You will have to confirm your E-mail by filling out your Lo gin Info below after clicking the reply button, or your account will be suspended within 24 hours for security reasons. User Name: .................... Password: ......................... Date of Birth: ....................... Occupation: ......................... Country Or Territory : ................... After following the instructions in the sheet, your account will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. Thanks for your attention to this request. We apologize for any inconvenience. Warning!!! Account owner that refuses to update his or her account before two weeks of receiving this warning will lose his or her account permanently. .
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Lithium Technologies

Re: Phishing? Got this message on my yahoo e-mail

Yes, this is phishing.  AT&T will never ask for your password.  Delete it and any others like it. 

 

Thanks,

Trey

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Re: Phishing? Got this message on my yahoo e-mail

Received a similar one for AT&T - very good scam here. - Dear AT&T Customer: SBC and AT&T have come together. Now SBC Yahoo! DSL is AT&T Yahoo! High-Speed Internet. It's the same great service with a brand new name. Due to the congestion in our AT&T Internet servers, will would be terminating all unused accounts.You will have to confirm if your E-mail is still active by filling out your Login info below after clicking the reply button, or your account will be suspended within 24 hours for security reasons. Your account will be automatically updated so you will need to take action prior to March 31. Your personal information:- User name:................................ Password:................................. Date of Birth:............................. Country:................................... Occupation:............................... Click here to reply IMPORTANT! After March 31, all information for your AT&T Internet account — including your email, email IDs, features, and settings — will be lost and will be un-recoverable if you fail to respond to this alert. On behalf of the entire AT&T team, we would like to thank you for your membership and your continued loyalty to AT&T. We know that changing services may seem inconvenient, but we are working to make the transition as smooth as possible. We hope you will enjoy your new service and look forward to serving your Internet needs for years to come! Thank you for choosing AT&T! Thank you for allowing us to serve you. Sincerely, Your AT&T Online Support Team Enjoy the new AT&T INSTANTLY! Enter AT&T's "A Change Will Do You Good" Check your mail easily every day. BOOKMARK THE SUPPORT SITE Go to support.att.comand add it to your bookmarks. Then go back when you need help with any of your AT&T services To ensure delivery of AT&T e-mails to your inbox and to enable images to load in future mailings, please add att@online.att-mail.com to your e-mail address book or safe senders list. Here's how. Please click here to unsubscribe your account . AT&T Anti-Spam Manager: 304 Pine Ave. FL 4, Albany, GA 31701-2533. Privacy Policy © 2009 AT&T Intellectual Property. All rights reserved. AT&T, the AT&T logo, and all other AT&T marks contained herein are trademarks of AT&T Intellectual Property and AT&T affiliated companies. This is an AT&T promotional e-mail
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Re: Phishing? Got this message on my yahoo e-mail

AT&T will never ask for your password.  This is not a legit email, please delete it.

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