Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Protect Your Account

From: "PayPal" <paypal@email.paypal.com>


This email with the subject "Protect Your Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 03 Jun 2006 06:13:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "PayPal" <paypal@email.paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

PayPal
Dear PayPal Member,

Your account has been randomly flagged in our system as a part of our routine security measures. This is a must to ensure that only you have access and use of your PayPal account and to ensure a safe PayPal experience. We require all flagged accounts to verify their information on file with us. To verify your Information at this time, please visit our secure server webform by clicking the hyperlink below

Click here to verify your Information



Thank you for using PayPal!
The PayPal Team

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered. For assistance, log in to your PayPal account and choose the "Help" link in the footer of any page.

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PayPal Email ID PP478


Protect Your Account Info
Make sure you never provide your password to fraudulent websites.

To safely and securely access the PayPal website or your account, open up a new web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Netscape) and type in the PayPal URL (http://www.paypal.com/).

PayPal will never ask you to enter your password in an email.

For more information on protecting yourself from fraud, please review our Security Tips at http://www.paypal.com/securitytips