A Scam Email with the Subject "HSBC: Internet Banking Updates!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 01 Sep 2010 17:46:28 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "HSBC" <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Due to the drastic increase on online fraud, HSBC has developed a
new security system. This is highly recommended security system which
is linked with your registered phone number with HSBC.
HSBC will automatically call you when You attempt to log-in to your
online banking account or an attempt to make paymets. Access to your
Online Banking has been suspended untill you upgrade to the recommended security system
Click the link below to restore access
HSBC Bank Plc Security Department