Scam mail

hahaha yesterday i received this mail

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Dear Account User

This Email is from Hotmail Customer Care and we are sending it to every Hotmail Email User Accounts Owner for safety. we are having congestions due to the anonymous registration of Hotmail accounts so we are shutting down some Hotmail accounts and your account was among those to be deleted. We are sending this email to you so that you can verify and let us know if you still want to use this account. If you are still interested please confirm your account by filling the space below.Your User name, password, date of birth and your country information would be needed to verify your account.

Due to the congestion in all Hotmail users and removal of all unused Hotmail Accounts, Hotmail would be shutting down all unused Accounts, You will have to confirm your E-mail by filling out your Login Information below after clicking the reply button, or your account will be suspended within 24 hours for security reasons.

* Username: .............................

* 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 two weeks of receiving this warning will lose his or her account permanently.

Sincerely,

The Windows Live Hotmail Team

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@poton12

Somebody tried to pull phishing scam on you. Beware!

Though there are going to be so many who are going to fall for this. Simple statistics.

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@poton12

Somebody tried to pull phishing scam on you. Beware!

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yeah i knw :D

i have about 12-14 similar messages in my inbox ,if someone wanna read these messages let me know i can forward you :D

^ No one will be requiring that... i mean its so common these days... i myself have got more than a dozen of such scam mails in my inbox.

any secure way to avoid such emails ? i have single master email adress i am using for 8 years i recieve more than 20-30 spam emails daily , i mark them junk daily but they keep poping in ..... :(