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Subject:  FW: Bank of the West - Our customer information
From:  "Holzhauer, John" <>
Date:  Tue, 23 Sep 2008 09:33:43 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "FW: Bank of the West - Our customer information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 23 Sep 2008 09:33:43 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Holzhauer, John" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Attention to all Bank of the West Customers!

Some Bank of the West customers have reported experiencing disconnect or write error issues with online banking.
To address this, Bank of the West has released a 128-bit SSL update for the online banking page that eliminates this bug.

Start installation process now>>

Bank of the West strongly recommends that all customers upgrade their browsers to this new update, regardless of whether or not they have experienced this bug.

Sincerely, Desmond Sanford.
Copyright 2005-2008 Bank of the West. Member FDIC. Equal Housing Lender

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