A Scam Email with the Subject "Attention PayPal Online Client" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 11 Apr 2007 16:37:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "PayPal" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
| Attention PayPal Online Client:
You have received this email because we have strong reason to believe that your PayPal account had been recently compromised. In order to prevent any fraudulent activity from occurring we are required to open an investigation into this matter.
If your account informations are not updated within the next 72 hours, then we will assume this account is fraudulent and will be suspended. We apologize for this inconvenience, but the purpose of this verification is to ensure that your PayPal account has not been fraudulently used and to combat fraud.
We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause you and we would like to thank you for your cooperation as we review this matter.
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.
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