Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Update Your PayPal Account!

From: "service@paypal.com" <service@paypal.com>


This email with the subject "Update Your PayPal Account!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 04 Aug 2006 22:40:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

PayPal
Protect Your Account Info
PayPal is constantly working to ensure security by regularly screening the accounts in our system. We recently reviewed your account, and we need more information to help us provide you with secure service.

Until we can collect this information, your access to sensitive account features will be limited. We would like to restore your access as soon as possible, and we apologize for the inconvenience. .

We thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand that ,this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your account. We apologize for any inconvenience
Protect Your Password
You should never give your PayPal password to anyone, including PayPal employees.
Update Your Information

As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the PayPal system. We recently contacted you after noticing an issue on your account.We requested information from you for the following reason:

A recent review of your account determined that we require some additional information from you in order to provide you with secure service.

Once you log in, you will be provided with steps to restore your account access. We appreciate your understanding as we work to ensure account safety

To update your PayPal records click on the following link:

h t t p : / / w w w . p a y p a l . c o m / u s /

This new security statement will helps us continue to offer PayPal as a secure and cost-effective payment service. We appreciate your cooperation and assistance.

Sincerely,
The PayPal Team


Please do not reply to this email. This mailbox is not monitored and you will not receive a response. For assistance, log in to your PayPal account and choose the Help link located in the top right corner of any PayPal page.

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