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Jose_Serna's avatar
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suspicious email

Attn; Cox User!!! This message is from Cox High Speed Internet. Due to excess abandoned webmail accounts, We are currently performing maintenance on our Digital webmail Server to improve the spam filter services in our webmail systems for better online services to avoid virus and spam mails. I am getting email below, is this legit? In order to ensure you do not experience service interruption, respond to this email immediately and Confirm Your Account details; E -mail: Password: Birth date: send all information to: Account owner that refuses to send his or her account details after 2-5 working days of this notification will loose account permanently from our site data base for email violation.

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  • AllenP's avatar
    Valued Contributor

    Definitely phishing.  Delete it and don't click on any links or give them any personal information.  Cox would never ask for a password, birth date or other personal info and never use a gmail account.

  • yak's avatar
    Contributor III

    That email is not from Cox.  "due to excess abandoned webmail accounts" is a lie. 

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