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Subject:  Recent account issues
From:  PayPal <>
Date:  Thu, 28 Jan 2016 07:05:33 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Recent account issues" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 28 Jan 2016 07:05:33 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Your Account has been limited. You can resolve this now.

Case id : 8000258-192. Login attempt from an unknown device.

Dear Valued Client,

It looks like someone else may have access to your account, so we've temporarily locked it to keep your personal information secured. To unlock your account, you may need to pass a security check. Please Note that attempting to access someone else's account is a violation of PayPal's terms.

Please verify your account by opening the form that we have sent you (See: attachment). After you've passed the security check, any limitations on your account will be lifted off.

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your prompt attention to this matter.
Thank you.

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