Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: E-mail Update Alert!!

From: Arcor Online <>

This email with the subject "E-mail Update Alert!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 03 Mar 2009 19:12:27 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Arcor Online <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Customer:

We've noticed that you experienced trouble logging into ArcorŪ E-mail.

After three unsuccessful attempts to access your account, your Arcor Online Profile has been locked. This has been done to secure your accounts and to protect your private information. ArcorŪ is committed to making sure that your online transactions are secure.

To unlock your account, and verify your identity please follow this link and sign in:

Online CustomerŪ Service

Protect yourself from fraud and identity theft. To learn more, go to fraud_prevention/

If you have a question about your account, please sign on to your secure online session at, click the Sign On button and then select "Contact Us."