Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Update Your Paypal Account Information

From: PayPal Service <Service@paypal.com>


This email with the subject "Update Your Paypal Account Information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 09 Jun 2006 17:04:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

PayPal
Protect Your Account Info
Make sure you never provide your password to fraudulent websites.

PayPal will never ask you to enter your password in an email.

For more information on protecting yourself from fraud, please review our Security Tips at https://www.paypal.com/us/s ecuritytips
Protect Your Password
You should never give your PayPal password to anyone, including PayPal employees.
Upgrade Your Information

It has come to our attention that your PayPal billing information are out of date. This require you to update billing information as soon as possible.
This billing update is also a new PayPal security statement which goes according to the established norms on our terms of service (TOS) to reduce the instance of fraud on our website.

Please update your records on or before June 12, 2006. A failure to update your records may result on a suspension of your account.

To update your PayPal records click on the following link:

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_login-submit

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.

PayPal Email ID PP295