My wife use blackberry to access he gmail account when she saw new email with title :
Your Gmail Account Will Be Closed
Fortunately the email arrive in midnight and she very sleepy that make her not click the link. She ask me to check it and ask me what to do.
Soon I know if this email is pishing attempt. Even this email pass gmail filter I still can see it.
How to check if an email is pishing attempt :
1. Don’t click any link provided if you can’t do mouse over ( Blackbery or smartphone user might affected by this trick)
2. Check real address of phishing email by move your mouse over the link.
Right click and choose “Copy link location”.
3. Open notepad and paste the address.
In my wife case, the real address of the link is :
Obviously phishing attempt ( they want to get user and password from legitimate user)
Report the phishing to Google
1. Click the arrow near “Reply”
Click “Report phishing”
Click “Report Phishing Message” button and you’ll see this message.
The message has been reported as a phishing attack.
Great, you save other innocent users by doing this.