Blackberry Promo Email Scam (5/26/12)

Below is an email, or phishing, scam purported to be from RIM for their Blackberry product. This is an attempt to trick the recipient to click on a link that will either take someone to a site that will download malware software to their computer or attempt to gather their personal information. This message is fake and should be deleted. Please contact the VCU helpIT Center (828-2227, helpIT@vcu.edu) with any questions. 

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From: “UK BLACKBERRY PROMO”<info@blackberrypromo.net>
Subject: Blackberry Mobile Promo Winning Announcement !!!
Date: Sat, 26 May 2012 00:39:15 -0400 

Dear Winner,

Your email has won 750,000.00 Pounds in the UK BlackBerry Promo. For Claims Email: Code : BB82-131 to ukblackberryclaims@hotmail.co.uk or Call Phone:+447035978975.

Nick Wells
Blackberry Promo Coordinator

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