The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Auction/Escrow

Subject:  Confirm your eBay records
From:  "eBay Security Service" <service@ebay.com>
Date:  Mon, 01 May 2006 18:20:58 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Confirm your eBay records" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 01 May 2006 18:20:58 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam. The sender was "eBay Security Service" <service@ebay.com>, although it may have been spoofed.


Security Center Advisory!


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


We recently have determined that different computers have logged onto your eBay account, and multiple password failures were present before the logons. We now need you to re-confirm your account information to us If this is not completed by May 05, 2006, we will be forced to suspend your account indefinitely, as it may have been used for fraudulent purposes. We thank you for your cooperation in this manner.

In order to confirm your eBay records, we may require some specific information from you.

 
Click here to verify your account




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.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

If you choose to ignore our request, you leave us no choise but to temporaly suspend your account.

Thank you for using eBay! The eBay Team



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