A Scam Email with the Subject "PayPal - Please Update Your Account Information !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 25 Jun 2010 15:25:23 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PayPal" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
|PayPal is constantly striving to increase the safety of its users, performing regularly in a detailed audit of the accounts on your system. A recent check of your account we noted the need for more information to enable us to provide you with secure service. If we do not receive the requested information, access to sensitive functionality will be limited. We want to restore your access as quickly as possible and we apologize for the inconvenience.|
Why is my account access limited?
Access to your account was limited for the following reasons:
We have established that someone tried to access your PayPal account without your permission. To ensure greater security we have limited access to your account. To remove this limit, log into your PayPal account and follow the steps.
( The locator for this reason is PP-795-841-100)
How can I restore access to my account?
Compiling all the items in the checklist, access to your account will be automatically restored.