A Scam Email with the Subject "The new security upgrade offers the protection of your eBay Account with the help of your E-mail Account." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 11 Jul 2007 08:48:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam. The sender was "eBay member" <member@eBay.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
eBay Security Team has developed a new measure that will merge your eBay account with your unique E-mail account.This measure is taken to protect your privacy and help you trade safely on eBay.
The new security upgrade offers the protection of your eBay Account with the help of your E-mail Account.This way we practically attach your eBay account to your unique E-mail address.
By attaching your eBay account to your E-mail address you have the advantage to receive alerts:
To attach your E-mail account to eBay click here.
This email appears in the language of the eBay site where you are registered.