The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  PayPal Account Update Request ( ID : LK19735Z )
From:  "PayPal"<service@paypal.com>
Date:  Sat, 29 Jul 2006 17:28:03 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "PayPal Account Update Request ( ID : LK19735Z )" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 29 Jul 2006 17:28:03 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PayPal"<service@paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

PayPal

Account Update Request


Dear PayPal. member:,

You are receiving this notification because PayPal is required by law to notify you, that you urgently need to update your online account statement, due to high risks of fraud intentions.

The updating of your PayPal account can be done at any time by clicking on the link shown below http://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_login-run

 

Once you log in,update your account information.
After updating your account click on the History sub tab of your Account Overview page to see your most recent statement.

If you need help with your password, click the Help link which is at the upper right hand side of the PayPal website. To report errors in your statement or make inquiries, click the Contact Us link in the footer on any page of the PayPal website, call our Customer Service center at (402) 938-3630, or write us at:

PayPal, Inc.
P.O. Box 45950
Omaha, NE 68145

Sincerely,

PayPal