I received an email supposedly from my websites technical support stating:
We are informing you that because of the security upgrade of the mailing service your mailbox (my email address was here) settings were changed. In order to apply the new set of settings click on the following link:
The link to click was from my site with a query string similar to this:
I checked and the bogus directories don't exist. I also talked to my host's tech support and didn't get much useful info.
It was from an email account called firstname.lastname@example.org which doesn't exist to an email account I use regularly.
Has anyone seen anything like this happen on any sites they manage? I didn't click the link. Anything else to be aware of? It seems like it won't be easy to get to the bottom of the matter.