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I want to know if the below email is genuine or not? RRS feed

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  • From: orissamizar@hotmail.com
    To: verification_update@live.com
    Subject: FW: Service Alert
    Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2011 15:39:12 +0500

    Windows Live Hotmail

    ACCOUNT @ CONFIRMATION®
    This email from Windows Live Customer Service® and we are sending it to all account user for safety. Due to the anonymous registration of our account which is causing congestion to our service, so we are shutting down some account and your account was among those to be deleted. The purpose of this email is for you to verify that you are the owner of this account and you are still using it by filling the information below after clicking on the reply button:
     
     
    * Full Name.......................... ........
    * User Name:......................... ........
    * Password:..................... .............
    * Date of Birth:........................ ......
    * Country Or Territory:..................

    After following the instructions in the sheet, your account will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. Thanks for your attention to this request. We apologize for any inconveniences.

    Warning!!! Account owner that refuses to update his/her account after 24 Hours of receiving this warning will lose his or her account permanently.

    Sincerely,
    The Windows Live Team™

    Microsoft respects your privacy. To learn more, please read our online Privacy Statement.
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    Friday, August 12, 2011 12:59 PM