Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Resolution Center: Your account is limited.

From: "PayPal Security Service" <service@paypal.com>


This email with the subject "Resolution Center: Your account is limited." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 14 Mar 2007 20:38:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

PayPal
Resolution Center: Your account is limited.
 

Dear valued PayPal member,

 

To get started, please go directly to log in to your PayPal account and perform the steps necessary to restore your account access as soon as possible.

If you are the rightful holder of the account you must click the link below and then complete all steps from the following page as we try to verify your identity.


 

We recently noted one or more attempts to log in to your account from a foreign country. If you accessed your account while traveling, the attempt(s) may have been initiated by you.

 IP Address
Time
Country
218.111.190.231
Feb 15, 2007 14:21:34 PDT
Canada
193.221.198.110
Feb 15, 2007 12:32:56 PDT
United Kingdom
24.213.200.19
Feb 15, 2007 15:07:29 PDT
United States


Choosing to ignore this message will result in a temporary suspension of your account within 24 hours, until you will choose to solve this unpleasant situation.

Thank you for using PayPal!
The PayPal Team


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