PHISHING SCAM WARNING – Fake Hubspot or Intuit email

PHISHING SCAM WARNING

PHISHING SCAM WARNING

There is a newly reported phishing email scam. Reportedly the email is being sent by HubSpot or Intuit (although that is false). Here is a copy of the email. Please be on the lookout for this and feel free to share with your teams.
 
The link from the original email has been removed so that no one inadvertently clicks on it.
 
______________________________
 
Message
 
Hello,
This message was written to you in order to notify, that we have detected a DDoS attack on our servers coming from the your website or a website that your company hosts (redacted)).
We have strong evidence and belief that your website was hacked and your website files were modified, with the help of which the DDoS attack is currently taking place.
 
I have shared the log file with the recorded evidence that the DDoS attack is coming from (redacted) and also detailed guidelines on how to safely deal with, find and clean up all malicious files manually in order to eradicate the threat to our network.
 
Download it right now and follow the instructions to fix the issue:
It is strictly advised for you as a website proprietor or as a person associated with this website take immediate action to fix this issue. Please be aware that failure to comply with the instructions above or/and if DDoS attacks associated with (redacted) will not stop within the next 24 hour period upon receipt of this message, we will be entitled to seek legal actions to resolve this issue.
 
If you will experience any difficulties trying to solve the issue, please reply immediately with your personal reference case number (included in the log file and instructions mentioned above) and I will do my best to help you resolve this problem asap.
 
Very truly yours,

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