The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  Please follow the instructions below
From:  "aw-confirm@ebay.com" <aw-confirm@ebay.com>
Date:  Wed, 23 Aug 2006 16:06:36 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Please follow the instructions below" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 23 Aug 2006 16:06:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "aw-confirm@ebay.com" <aw-confirm@ebay.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

Please follow the instructions below


Dear valued customer ,

During our regularly scheduled account maintenance and verification procedures, we have detected a slight error in your billing information.


The ID Verify icon is displayed in a user’s member profile and shows that they have successfully completed the ID Verification process.


This might be due to either of the following reasons:

1. A recent change in your personal information ( i.e. change of address).
2. Submitting invalid information during the initial sign up process.
3. An inability to accurately verify your selected option of payment due to an internal error within our processors.

Please update and verify your information by clicking the link below:



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