A Scam Email with the Subject
"Update your PayPal billing information."
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Sat, 22 Jul 2006 18:23:53 -0700 and has been classified as a
The sender was
although it may have been spoofed.
Scam Tag Cloud
NO CHART DATA - EMAIL HAS NOT YET BEEN ANALYSED
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.
from [22.214.171.124] (helo=mail.com)by sun.HUN1P0T with smtp (Exim 4.52)id 1G4ShE-0001AK-CO; Sat, 22 Jul 2006 18:23:53 -0700
Update your PayPal billing information.
Sun, 23 Jul 2006 11:53:16 +0900
Domain Names used for collecting scam email ("Honeypot email accounts") have been obscured and replaced with the token 'HUN1P0T'
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You have recived this email as part of a Verified PayPal campaign meant to increase security for
your credit card against online credit card fraud.
Verified PayPal has detected that you have been using this email address for online purchases and in
order to protect yourself against online credit card fraud we would like to introduce you to a new
system that will protect you against frauds.
You can associate your email address to your credit card and recive a password that you will use
for any online purchase. Also you will be notified by Verified PayPal when an online purchase is
Follow the below and go to Verified PayPal. You can join the Verified PayPal system or learn more