This Email with the Subject "Paypal , please update your account information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 09 Mar 2008 21:13:14 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam Email. The sender shows as paypal <email@example.com>, although that address was probably spoofed. We recommend that you do not attempt to contact any persons or organizations referenced in this email, or follow any URLs as you may expose yourself to scammers and, at the very least, you will be added to their email address lists for spam purposes.
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:
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 TeamPlease 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.