Important Routine Maintenance - from Alibaba!

Real Estate Agent with BRE # 01442690, Scott Keys Properties BRE# 01442690

I can't believe how stupid some email spammers are. I got an email today in my regular business sccount from It was telling me that if I don't update my account information (at their fictitious web site) I will aotomatically be deleted from their system and loose all my funds. 

Here it is:

Important Routine Maintenance
Dear Customer,

Please don't ignore this message and thanks for using My J.Morgan.

We need you to perform an update on your account before the next 24 hours or you will be automatically deleted from our system which you will also lose all your funds.

Click to update URL:

How to Update: Click on the link above then login to your account and then update your information

We will carry out routine maintenance from 18:00(+8 GMT) on 26 Mar 2012 to 09:00(+8 GMT) on 28 Mar 2012. If you don't update before then you will deleted from our service which can't be activate back

Best Wishes

J.Morgan service team

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The sender of this email, E-Commerce Corp., can be contacted at:
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2403-05 Jubilee Centre, 18 Fenwick Street, Wanchai, Hong Kong
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John M Scott, Broker / Owner, Scott Keys Properties, Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE), Council of Real Estate Brokerage Managers (CRB), serving San Francisco and the surrounding San Francisco Bay Area


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Kathy Sheehan
Bay Equity, LLC 770-634-4021 - Atlanta, GA
Senior Loan Officer

I don't think there are words to accurately describe this..... WOW!

Mar 27, 2012 11:39 AM #1
Pacita Dimacali
Alain Pinel - Oakland, CA
Alameda/Contra Costa Counties CA


Unfortunately, they will probably have some folks who WILL fall for this scam.

Glod help us!


Mar 27, 2012 12:36 PM #2
Michael S. Bolton
Michael S. Bolton,Inc. - Zimmerman, MN
MN Appraiser

John~I been collecting some of these goofy spam emails, just for the humor. It's unfortunate they do get some people with these.

Have an AWESOME evening!


Mar 27, 2012 12:51 PM #3
Susan Haughton
Long and Foster REALTORS (703) 470-4545 - Alexandria, VA
Susan & Mindy Team...Honesty. Integrity. Results.

Absolutely amazing that anyone could fall for this, but you know someone will see it and panic. Very sad this is what people do with their time.

Mar 27, 2012 12:53 PM #4
John M. Scott
BRE # 01442690, Scott Keys Properties - San Francisco, CA
Broker / Owner San Francisco Bay Area

I know Kathy. I was amazed - that's why I had to say something!

Pacita, everyone knows it's J.P.Morgan, not J.Morgan. Crazy

Michael, this is the first one I've gotten supposedly from a bank that is literally riddled with holes.

Susan, people need to read the fine print. Why would Hong Kong be sending me an email...

Mar 27, 2012 01:34 PM #5
Roger D. Mucci
Shaken...with a Twist 216.633.2092 - Euclid, OH
Lets shake things up at your home today!

Wow, that is crazy John, I just hope no one falls for this scam.  Many don't read the fine print.

Mar 27, 2012 07:56 PM #6
John M. Scott
BRE # 01442690, Scott Keys Properties - San Francisco, CA
Broker / Owner San Francisco Bay Area

Roger, it's not just the fine print in this one. It's from ALIBABA!

Mar 28, 2012 03:16 AM #7
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