Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Abbey : Message from Customer Service

From: Abbey National PLC <>

This email with the subject "Abbey : Message from Customer Service" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 17 Jan 2009 19:22:29 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Abbey National PLC <>, although it may have been spoofed.


Dear Abbey National Online Account Holder,

This is an important message from the Abbey National Security Centre and this message has been issued due to a recent upgrade of our servers. All our current customers are required to update there online banking details by simply logging onto their online accounts.

For security reasons, your access to sensitive account features has been limited until your details are updated on our servers. However, failure to update your details will further lead to a temporary restriction of your online access.

Update your account now in just one easy step, click the "Log on" button below and enter your current login details to restore your access and enjoy the benefits of online banking and finance and to avoid fraudulent activities on your account.

Thank You For Your Co-operation,
Abbey National plc.

Account Reference: (0x3d.0x38.0x4e.0xcf) Please do not reply to this email. This mailbox is not monitored and you will not receive a response. For assistance, log on to your Abbey National Online account and click the Help link located in the top right corner of any Abbey National Online page. This email (including any attachments) is intended for the above-mentioned person(s). If you are not the intended recipient of this email, please delete this email immediately. It is private and confidential and may contain legally privileged information.