The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Auction/Escrow o

Subject:  eBay : New Security
From:  eBay Security Team <>
Date:  Tue, 17 Jul 2007 13:21:23 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "eBay : New Security" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 17 Jul 2007 13:21:23 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam. The sender was eBay Security Team <>, although it may have been spoofed.

eBay sent this message to an eBay Seller.
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Dear eBay Seller,

Congratulations! Your recent selling activity entitles you to Bronze status in the eBay PowerSeller Program. Your membership comes with some great benefits and services:

See the PowerSeller icon next to your User ID
Free seller support via Live Chat, Monday-Friday, 6am-2pm PST.
Get exclusive offerings on the PowerSeller portal--check back often for updates!
Network on the exclusive PowerSeller Discussion Board.
Download free business templates for PowerSeller business cards and letterhead.

Be sure to sign up today--it's FREE! Visit and click "Member Sign In." Please note that to activate your membership, you must register today.

Again, congratulations and best wishes for your continued success!

eBay PowerSeller Team

eBay sent this communication to you because of your outstanding feedback, high sales, and good account standing. If you would not like to be invited to join the PowerSeller program, follow the directions above, click "Member Sign In", and then click "Decline" at the bottom of the page. Please note that it may take up to 10 days to process your request.

Visit our Privacy Policy and User Agreement if you have any questions.

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