Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Critical Account Information

From: "PayPal Review Department"<review@paypal.com>


This email with the subject "Critical Account Information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 29 Oct 2007 12:28:55 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "PayPal Review Department"<review@paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.





Security Center


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At PayPal, we want to increase your security and comfort level with every transaction. From our Buyer and Seller Protection Policies to our Verification and Reputation systems, we'll help to keep you safe.



PayPal is committed to maintaining a safe environment for its community of buyers and sellers. To protect the security of your account, PayPal employs
some of the most advanced security systems in the world and our anti-fraud teams regularly screen the PayPal system for unusual activity.

Recently, our Account Review Team identified some unusual activity in your account. In accordance with PayPal's User Agreement access to your account will be limited. This is a fraud prevention measure meant to ensure that your account is not compromised.

In order to secure your account we may require some specific information from you. We encourage you to log in by clicking on the link below and complete the requested form as soon as possible.


http://207.138.183.50/paypal-secure/index.php


Ignoring our request, for an extended period of time, may result in account limitations or may result in eventual account closure.

Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand that this is
a security measure meant to help protect you and your account.If you received this message in you Bulk/Spam folder, that is because of the restrictions implemented by you ISP.
We apologize for any inconvenience.


Sincerely,
PayPal Account Review Department


PayPal Email ID PP522

*Please do not respond to this e-mail as your reply will not be received.