The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Auction/Escrow o

Subject:  Please Update Your Account !
From:  "eBay" <>
Date:  Mon, 16 Jul 2007 01:36:17 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Please Update Your Account !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 16 Jul 2007 01:36:17 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam. The sender was "eBay" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

 Dear valued eBay member,
Our IP sentinel has detected a strange IP using your eBay account and it might be used for illegal activities.If you could please 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. Please update your records by July 17th.

Once you have updated your account records your eBay session will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. Failure to update will result in cancellation of service, Terms of Service (TOS) violations or future problems.

To update your eBay records click here:

Thank you,
Account Management.

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