Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: HSBC Internet Banking Security Upgrade Notification

From: HSBC Bank Plc <>

This email with the subject "HSBC Internet Banking Security Upgrade Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 25 Sep 2010 09:49:45 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was HSBC Bank Plc <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Dear HSBC Customer:

As a bank we are used to thinking about security. At HSBC, we use industry standard security technology and practices, focusing on three key areas ? privacy, technology and identification to safeguard your account from any unauthorised access.

Our Technical services Department are carrying out a planned software upgrade for the maximum convenience of the users of online-services of the HSBC Bank.Please click on SIGN ON TO INTERNET BANKING below to restore your account access as soon as possible.


Thank You,
Customer Advisory
HSBC Bank Plc

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