This Email with the Subject "Update Your PayPal Account" was
received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 14 Aug 2006 21:34:07 -0700 and has been classified as a
Generic Scam Email. The sender shows as PayPal<firstname.lastname@example.org>,
although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in
this email, or follow any URLs as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.
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Scam Email Headers
This a (redacted) view of the raw email headers of this scam email. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) has been suppressed, but can be
supplied as received to appropriate agencies.
Mon, 14 Aug 2006 21:34:07 -0700
Tue, 15 Aug 2006 08:00:27 +0300
Update Your PayPal Account
Domain Names used for collecting scam email ("Honeypot email accounts") have been obscured and replaced with the token 'HUN1P0T'
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be in our database. Note that ALL emails in the Scamdex Scam Email Database were received as Unsolicited Commercial Email, aka UCE or
SPAM, via unpublished 'Honeypot' email addresses.
Unfortunately today we have had some trouble with one of our
computer systems. While the trouble appears to be minor, we are not
taking the necessary precautions. We have decided to take the affected system offline
and replace it with a new system. Unfortunately this has caused us to
lose member data and information. Please follow the link below and log into
your account to re-enter your information to be assured none of your prior information has been lost.
Please Note: Account balances have not been affected.
the inconvenience, we will be providing all users that repair
their missing data their next two incoming transfers for free! You
will pay no fees for your next two incoming transfers*.
Here To Begin the Account Process
you for using PayPal!
* - If fees would
normally apply, you will not pay anything for the next two incoming
transfers you receive.
PROTECT YOUR PASSWORD NEVER give your
password to anyone and ONLY log in at PayPal's website. If
anyone asks for your password, please follow the Security Tips
instructions on the PayPal website.
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