The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  Please Update Your Account
From:  "security@paypal.com"<security@paypal.com>
Date:  Mon, 14 May 2007 12:41:56 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Please Update Your Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 14 May 2007 12:41:56 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "security@paypal.com"<security@paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

PayPal

Please Update Your Account


Dear valued PayPal member:

It has come to out attention that your PayPal account information needs to
be updated as . part of .our continuing. commitment to protect .your account
and to reduce the instance of .fraud on our website. If you .could please take
5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records
you will not run into any future problems with the online services.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.
Please update your records on or before May 16, 2007.

Once you have updated. your account records, your PayPal session will not
be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your PayPal records click on the following link:
https://www.paypal.com/us/cgi-bin/webscr?dispatch

PayPal, Inc.
P.O. Box 45950
Omaha, NE 68145

Sincerely,

PayPal


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