Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Fw: Important Notice!!! Account Security Alert

From: Emily Larocque <>

This email with the subject "Fw: Important Notice!!! Account Security Alert" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 22 Dec 2008 07:08:46 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Emily Larocque <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Scam letter

--- On Mon, 12/22/08, <> wrote:
From: <>
Subject: Important Notice!!! Account Security Alert
Received: Monday, December 22, 2008, 4:30 AM

Dear customer,

Our Bank of America Online Department has recently reviewed your account,
and suspect that your Online Account may have been accessed from an unauthorized
computer or by a third part.

To protect your account, please keep in mind these instructions:

* Do not share your password with other users.

* Log off and close the Internet explorer window after using your
online account, especially if you are in a public place

We would like to ensure that your account was not accessed by an
unauthorized third party.Becouse protecting the security of your account
is our primary concern,we have limited access to sensitive online account features.
We understanding that this may be an inconvenience but please understand that this
temporary limitation is for your protection.

Please follow the link below to verify your identity and unlock your account:

Click here to complete the Steps and Remove Limitations

Please do not reply to this email. This mailbox is not monitored and you will not receive a response.

Bank of America Online Account Review Department
ID PP295

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