Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Update and Verify Your PayPal account

From: paypal

This email with the subject "Update and Verify Your PayPal account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 11 Nov 2007 11:02:11 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was paypal , although it may have been spoofed.

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As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the PayPal system. During a recent screening, we noticed an issue regarding your account.

Case ID Number: PP-177-706-064

We have reason to believe that your account was accessed by a third party. Because protecting the security of your account is our primary concern, we have limited access to sensitive PayPal account features. We understand that this may be an inconvenience but please understand that this temporary limitation is for your protection.

To update your PayPal records click on the following link:

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For your protection, we have limited access to your account until additional security measures can be completed. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

This new security statement will helps us continue to offer PayPal as a secure and cost-effective payment service. We appreciate your cooperation and assistance.

Sincerely, The PayPal Team

Please do not reply to this email. This mailbox is not monitored and you will not receive a response. For assistance, log in to your PayPal account and choose the Help link located in the top right corner of any PayPal page.

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