The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Important Information Regarding Your Account.
Date:  Thu, 05 Mar 2009 04:40:56 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Important Information Regarding Your Account." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 05 Mar 2009 04:40:56 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear PayPal Member,

 As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the
 PayPal system. During a recent screening, we noticed an issue
 regarding your account.

 For your protection, we have limited access to your account until
 additional security measures can be completed. We apologize for any
 inconvenience this may cause.

 This might be due to either of the following reasons:

        1. A recent change in your personal information (i.e. change of 
        address,e-mail address). 
        2. An inability to accurately verify your selected option of payment    
        due to an internal error within our processors.
 Please update and verify your information by checking the link below:
 (if you can't open it just copy the link in your internet browser)

 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 apologize for any inconvenience.

 PayPal Account Review Department 

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