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New phishing scam using Hughes???
by seagreen 04:07PM Monday Jan 21 2008
See this forum thread for more information:

Hughesnet Alert: »customercare.myhughesnet.com/cc_···.cfm#top

said by Hughesnet :
In an effort to maintain a high level of security with your HughesNet Account Information, we have performed security checks that will require you to verify your user information. For more information on this subject, please read the support article at »kb.hughesnet.com/al/12/2/3666.htm. We apologize for any inconvenience that this may cause.


said by phishing spam :
Account Alert
Dear Account User,

This message is from Hughes ® Internet SM message center to all Hughes ® account owners. We are currently upgrading our data base and e-mail account center. We are deleting all unused Hughes® account to create more space for new accounts. You are advice to verify and confirm your account details below to enable us upgrade our Hughes® Internet Service e.g. Your Hughes E-mail, Password, and Address etc. Anyone who fails to do his or her own will automatically lost his/her own Account.

Thanks for using Hughes® Internet SM

To prevent your Account from closing you will have to update it below before three days from now!

Confirm Your Account Details

Hughes® ID:
Password:

Zip Code:
Home Telephone:
*Test Question:
*Answer:


You will be sent a new confirmation alphanumerical password so that it will only be valid during this period and can be changed after the process.

Thanks for your understanding.
Customer Service


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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