Several of our customers have been reporting a new spam message going around that claims to be from Cruzio or Gatespeed.
This message can have one of several different subjects, including but not limited to the following:
- A new settings file for the email@example.com
- A new settings file for the firstname.lastname@example.org mailbox has just been released
- For the owner of the email@example.com e-mail account
The following is an example of what the body of these spam messages often look like:
Dear user of the cruzio.com mailing service!
We are informing you that because of
the security upgrade of the mailing service
your mailbox (firstname.lastname@example.org) settings were changed.
In order to apply the new set of settings
click on the following link:
Best regards, cruzio.com Technical Support.
These messages are not from Cruzio and are from spammers attempting to trick our customers into downloading potentially harmful software to their computer. Please do not click the link in these spam messages. Delete this message if you receive it in your inbox.
Our engineers are looking into this issue. At this time, we are uncertain as to the source of these spam messages.
However, a majority of these messages have a high spam rating. If your Cruzio spam filter is enabled, it should be catching these messages. For more information about how to enable or make adjustments to your Cruzio spam filter, click here.