Disclaimer: This news item was originally posted on Sunday, Jun 5, 2005. Its content may no longer be timely or accurate.

Suspended Account Email is a Virus/Hoax

Posted: 18:00:00, Sunday, Jun 5, 2005   Expiration: 18:00:00, Thursday, Jun 9, 2005  

Your account is not suspended. If you receive an email stating so, it is in fact an email that contains a Virus that is being sent around the Internet. Please delete any such email you receive and make sure you are running the latest Windows Updates and have up to date virus Software on your computer.

Receive windows updates by going to: http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com

Receive Symantec Antivirus from the University, free of charge by going to: https://software.wisc.edu/security

-- DoIT Help Desk

Created: 07:29:07, Monday, Jun 6, 2005 (by System U.)
Updated: 06:15:30, Tuesday, Mar 24, 2009 (by Weizhong W.)