The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Phishing, ID Theft

Subject:  Warning Notification
From:  "PayPal Department" <service@paypal.com>
Date:  Sun, 06 Aug 2006 06:18:22 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Warning Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 06 Aug 2006 06:18:22 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam. The sender was "PayPal Department" <service@paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

   

Warning Notification


Dear member,

It has come to our attention that your PayPal. account information needs to be updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into any future problems with the online service.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.

Once you have updated your account records, your PayPal account activity will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

Click here to update your PayPal account information

 

 

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