Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: FW: Attention PayPal Online Client

From: Peter Cursi <>

This email with the subject "FW: Attention PayPal Online Client" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 05 Mar 2009 14:32:31 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Peter Cursi <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Subject: Attention PayPal Online Client
Date: Mon, 2 Mar 2009 17:44:00 +1100

PayPal March 2009
Attention PayPal Online Client:
You have received this email because we have strong reason to believe that your PayPal account had been recently compromised. In order to prevent any fraudulent activity from occurring we are required to open an investigation into this matter.
If your account informations are not updated within the next 72 hours, then we will assume this account is fraudulent and will be suspended. We apologize for this inconvenience, but the purpose of this verification is to ensure that your PayPal account has not been fraudulently used and to combat fraud.
Please login into your PayPal Online account and complete verification process
We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause you and we would like to thank you for your cooperation as we review this matter.

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