The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  ONLINE SECURITY UPGRADE
From:  HSBC Online Bank <services@hsbc.co.uk>
Date:  Thu, 11 Sep 2008 15:35:32 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "ONLINE SECURITY UPGRADE" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 11 Sep 2008 15:35:32 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was HSBC Online Bank <services@hsbc.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Dear Sir/Madam,

HSBC Bank Plc is hereby announcing the New Security Upgrade. We've upgraded our new SSL servers to serve our customers for a better and secure banking service,against any fraudulent activities.

Due to this recent upgrade, you are requested to update your account information by clicking the link below.

https://Securityalert.HSBC.co.uk/1/2/

HSBC Bank Plc
Security Advisor
HSBC Bank PLC.


Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.
For assistance, log in to your HSBC Online Bank account and choose the "Help" link on any page.

HSBC Email ID # 1009