Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Credit Card Expiration Approaching!

From: PayPal <service@paypal.con>

This scam email, with the subject "Credit Card Expiration Approaching!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 31 Oct 2006 04:38:50 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender appears to have been PayPal <service@paypal.con>, although it is highly likely that this has been spoofed.

Dear Member of PayPal,

Your credit card ending in XXXX will expire soon.

- You may no longer be able to use PayPal

To avoid any interruption to your service, please update your credit
card  by following the link below :

Thank you for using PayPal!
The PayPal Team


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yourself against fraudulent websites by opening a new web browser (e.g.
Internet Explorer or Netscape) and typing in the PayPal URL every time
you log in to your account.


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anywhere PayPal is accepted. Apply today and enjoy these benefits:

- Shop now and pay later - make low monthly payments!
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- Get full buyer protection from PayPal for all your purchases.


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 click the Help link located in the top right corner of any
PayPal page.

PayPal Email ID PP031