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Subject:  HSBC: Internet Banking Updates!!!
From:  "HSBC" <customerservice@hsbc.co.uk>
Date:  Wed, 01 Sep 2010 17:46:28 -0700

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" <customerservice@hsbc.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Valued Customer,

 


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

 

Click here to upgrade and restore access.


Best Regards


HSBC Bank Plc Security Department