NEW YORK (OCN) — Checking your email? Do not be fooled by an email that tells you they (ie. yahoo.com, aol.com, etc) are experiencing congestion and will need you to reply to their email with your name, log in, country, etc, or your account will be deactivated or interrupted.
If you look closely, you should notice grammatical errors in the message which is a big indicator that your electronal mail correspondence is a scam.
There is an on going email congestion due to anonymous registration of our service so we are shutting down some AOL email accounts and your account will be automatically deleted. Please filling the space below for verification purpose by clicking the reply button.
Full name: John Q. Public
User name: jpublic2010
Account Security Question: Underwear size?
Date Of Birth: April 1st
Your account will not be interrupted after following the instructions and your service will continue as normal.We apologize for any inconveniences.
Notice : Account owner that refuses to verify his/her email account after one week of receiving this notice will lose his or her account permanently. We apologize for any inconveniences.
The AOL Mail Team