Cannot find information to update microsoft of a windows live!, email scam. RRS feed

  • Question

  • Here is the email that i recieved:

    Dear Account Owner


    We encountered a problem with our database and a lot of records were lost, we are restoring our database to enable us serve you better with your account! Account details are required so as to store in our database to keep your account active. Failure to do this will lose his or her account permanently. To update and enable us restore your account details in our data base to keep your account active, you are required to provide us the details below urgently. Click the reply button to enter details below.

    User name:--------------------------
    Password: ---------------------------
    Date of Birth: ----------------------
    Country or Territory:-------------

    Make sure the details above are correct to enable us restore your account details, this will help prevent your account from been suspended.


    Users have often told us that the more they use Windows Live! Service, the more they discover its benefits. We'll keep working on making Windows Live! the best email service around, and we appreciate you joining us for the ride.

    Windows Live Alert Team

    Microsoft Corporation.

    this came from nickman1970@hotmail.com, traced back to:

    Name = Nick Earl

    AKA = King Nothing 

    Age = 39

    Race = White / Non-Hispanic

    Hometown = Mottville, MI



    Hope someone can get this to who it needs to be seen by.

    Thanks in advance,


    • Edited by OvrFlote Thursday, April 1, 2010 11:21 PM typo
    Thursday, April 1, 2010 11:20 PM

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  • Thanks for the notice... but

    This is the Windows Live Writer Forum; for topics pertaining to 'Windows Live Writer'.
    Unfortunately, you've submitted a query to the wrong forum; but perhaps you can find the right forum(s) here.Reference Link(s):  For everything Windows LIVE [apps and services]      https://support.live.com/      http://windowslivehelp.com/OR  For General Microsoft topics...      http://support.microsoft.com/      http://support.microsoft.com/search/Hope this helps. 

    Friday, April 2, 2010 11:17 PM