The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic

Subject:  SECURITY NOTICE: Restore your account
From:  eBay <service@ebay.com>
Date:  Thu, 30 Mar 2006 14:54:03 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "SECURITY NOTICE: Restore your account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 30 Mar 2006 14:54:03 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was eBay <service@ebay.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

 Dear eBay Member,

This email was sent automatically by the eBay server because
your eBay account can be deactivated.
We have detected a fraud complaints from the eBay Members.
We recently reviewed your account, and suspect that your eBay account
may have been accessed by an unauthorized third party. Protecting the
security of your account and of the eBay network is our primary concern.
This is a prevention measure, we have temporarily limited access to sensitive
eBay account features.

To reactivate and access your account, follow these steps:
1. Click on the link below. If nothing happens when you click on
the link (or if you use AOL), copy and paste the link into the
address bar of your web browser.

https://signin.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?SignIn&co_partnerId=2&pUserId=&
siteid=0&pageType=&pa1=&i1=&bshowgif=&UsingSSL=yes


The link will take you to our Verify Your Identity page.

2. On the Verify Your Identity page, please fill the all fields in.



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