Gmail Phishing Alert - Quota and Storage Space exceeded

Guna Nadar

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I almost fell for it. Today morning I got a mail saying that the Gmail quota has exceeded and needs an upgrade to prevent loss of data.

 

I almost fell for it. Today morning I got a mail saying that the Gmail quota has exceeded and needs an upgrade to prevent loss of data.

Following is the phishing mail from the scammers http://harmonicfinancial.com/index873.html which is again redirected to http://mail.google.lagore.ca/MailService3/Services/gmail.html which has an interface very similar to Gmail Login

Dear Valued Customer,

You are receiving this notice as a reminder that You have almost exceeded your webmail storage quota.

This email was sent automatically to your email address as an additional layer of security.

Please Click here to avoid losing your files & Mail Service Suspended.

Your Alternatives

    If you're not ready to upgrade now, we recommend that you upgrade soon.
    You may access your

The Mail

 



The Interface

I have informed Google about this and please let everyone know about this. I wonder how this mail escaped Gmails SPAM traps.
 

Category :

Google

Tags :

Gmail, Phishing

About Guna Nadar

Guna Nadar

Brief Info about Guna Nadar +

I mostly write technical aspects and not much into creative writing. For the past decade I worked along with top notch SEO & Internet Marketing professionals which naturally lured me into the world of Search Engines. When I am not writing I read from comics to philosophy.Antiques, Fishing, hunting are my passions. Currently I am working on Google Penalty protection and .... more info


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