The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  Paypal Account Security Measures
From:  PayPal <Service@paypal.com>
Date:  Sun, 10 Jun 2007 23:03:43 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Paypal Account Security Measures" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 10 Jun 2007 23:03:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal <Service@paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

PayPal
Protect Your Account Info
Make sure you never provide your password to fraudulent websites.

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/us/securitytips
Protect Your Password
You should never give your PayPal password to anyone, including PayPal employees.
Update Your Information

It has come to our attention that your PayPal billing information are out of date. This require you to update your billing information as soon as possible.
This billing update is also a new PayPal security statement which goes according to the established norms on our terms of service (TOS) to reduce the instance of fraud on our website.

Please update your records . A failure to update your records may result on a suspension of your account.

To update your PayPal records click on the following link:

http://www.paypal.com/us/

This new security statement will helps us continue to offer PayPal as a secure and cost-effective payment service. We appreciate your cooperation and assistance.

Sincerely,
The PayPal Team