The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Auction/Escrow

Subject:  eBay System Update: Information Request
From:  "aw-confirm@eBay.com" <aw-confirm@eBay.com>
Date:  Wed, 02 May 2007 15:05:21 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "eBay System Update: Information Request" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 02 May 2007 15:05:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam. The sender was "aw-confirm@eBay.com" <aw-confirm@eBay.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

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03/05/2007 eBay System Update: Information Request


Dear member,

Due to the last changes apperead on eBay platform we need your assistance one more time for your security.
It appears that your eBay account was inactive in the last week.
You will have to confirm your informations once again so we can update our databases.
All these measures are made concerning your security. Also there are inactive users wich doesn't use their eBay accounts anymore and we need an active marketplace.
You have 3 days, until 04.59 PM - 06/05/2007 to confirm your informations.

Make the confirmation now

Regards,
eBay International AG