1. Stefan Holder's Avatar
    So i got an email supposedly from the Outlook Team on my web email, stating that I have exceeded my storage limit as set by the Outlook team administrator. They want me to re-validate my account via a hyperlink to ensure I can continue to receive email messages. This sounds very suspicious to me. I am not seeing the verified badge on the sender's name either. Has anyone received such emails from Microsoft's outlook team?

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    05-18-2015 03:52 PM
  2. xandros9's Avatar
    The odd capitalization is suspect.
    So is the address from which it came from. (I could make that)
    The signature is weird, and refers to something (limit) I dont think is actually a thing.

    Verdict: Spam!
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    05-18-2015 04:01 PM
  3. Likwidz's Avatar
    what's the hyperlink url?
    05-18-2015 04:02 PM
  4. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    That looks like a phishing email to me.

    Sent from my Moto X using Tapatalk
    05-18-2015 04:04 PM
  5. Stefan Holder's Avatar
    I suspected as much.. Deleted and marked as spam..
    Lollygagging from Windows Phone 10.
    05-18-2015 04:08 PM
  6. nTrud3r's Avatar
    "Irregular received of messages."
    Ye. This looks very suspect to me, don't click the link. If you already have I'd run a virus scan
    05-29-2015 08:10 AM

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