The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Identity Protection Measures
From:  "eBay"<>
Date:  Thu, 27 Jul 2006 23:06:28 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Identity Protection Measures" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 27 Jul 2006 23:06:28 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "eBay"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear valued eBay member:  

Identity protection matters. And eBay works day and night to help keep your identity safe. That's why it has come to our attention that your eBay 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 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 service.  

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.  

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

To update your eBay account click on the following link:  

Thank You for using eBay!

The eBay Team


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