This is a phishing attempt first reported to CSULB ITS on November 26, 2014.
From: Verizon Wireless [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 12:08 PM
Subject: Please read! Important message
Email informs recipient that Verizon account access is locked due to multiple failed login attempts and to click on a link to restore access. The link goes to a fraudulent Verizon Wireless webpage.
Intent of the Email
The sender is attempting to collect Verizon account information for their own malicious purposes.
Figure 1: Screenshot of the phishing email
Figure 2: Screenshot of the fraudulent Verizon website