A Scam Email with the Subject "INFORMATION:Protect Your Account Info" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 13 Jan 2007 06:40:50 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PayPal Inc." <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear PayPal valued member,
Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the PayPal
It has come to our attention that your account information needs to be updated due to inactive accounts, frauds and spoof reports.
Once you have updated your account records your PayPal will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.
Please follow the link below
|Thank you for using PayPal!
The PayPal Team
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PayPal Email ID PP120
Protect Your Account Info
| Make sure you never provide your password to fraudulent websites.
To safely and securely access the PayPal website or your account, open a new web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Netscape) and type in the PayPal URL ( https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/ ) to be sure you are on the real PayPal site.
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/cgi-bin/securitytips
Protect Your Password
|You should never give your PayPal password to anyone, including PayPal employees.|