This Email with the Subject "Action required. Paypal update!" was
received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 21 Oct 2006 09:04:49 -0700 and has been classified as a
Generic Scam Email. The sender shows as "Paypal Inc." <email@example.com>,
although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in
this email, or follow any URLs as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.
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Dear users of PayPal services, Due to upcoming year 2006, and recent changes in PayPal's Service Agreement you need to submit additional details on your PayPal account Starting from 2006 all PayPal accounts will come with complete detailed information! Identity protection matters. And PayPal works day and night to help keep your identity safe.
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