Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: TR: Notification of Limited Account Access

From: "Bernard Teyssou" <>

This email with the subject "TR: Notification of Limited Account Access" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 23 May 2008 16:29:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Bernard Teyssou" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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From: "PayPal Alert" <>
Subject: Notification of Limited Account Access
Date: Wed, 21 May 2008 20:38:38 +0200
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-----Message d'origine-----
De : PayPal Alert [] 
Envoyé : mercredi 21 mai 2008 20:39
À : undisclosed-recipients:
Objet : Notification of Limited Account Access

PayPal <>      

Information Regarding Your account:     
Dear PayPal Member:

Attention! Your PayPal account has been limited!

As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the PayPal
system.We recently contacted you after noticing an issue on your account.We
requested information from you for the following reason:

Our system detected unusual charges to a credit card linked to your PayPal

Reference Number: PP-259-187-991

This is the Last reminder to log in to PayPal as soon as possible. Once you
log in, you will be provided with steps to restore your account access.

Once you log in, you will be provided with steps to restore your account
access. We appreciate your understanding as we work to ensure account

Click here to activate your account

We thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand
that this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your
account. We apologise for any inconvenience.. 

PayPal Account Review Department 

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