Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Update Your Account PayPal.

From: PayPal Service <>

This email with the subject "Update Your Account PayPal." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 09 Nov 2008 07:22:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was PayPal Service <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Protect Your Account Info
Make sure you never provide your password to fraudulent websites.

To safely and securely access the PayPal website or your account, open a new web browser (e.g. Internet Explorer or Netscape) and type in the PayPal URL ( to be sure you are on the real PayPal site.

PayPal will never ask you to enter your password in an email.

For more information on protecting yourself from fraud, please review our Security Tips at
Protect Your Password
You should never give your PayPal password to anyone, including PayPal employees.
Activate Your Account!

Update Your Information,

To complete your PayPal account, you must click the link below and enter your password on the following page to confirm your email address.

Click here to activate your account

Your new PayPal account makes sending online payments fast, easy, and secure. With over 125 million members, it's the best way to:

  • Buy from an online auction
  • Pay on a merchant website
  • Send money to anyone with an email address
Confirm your email now to make sure you can use your PayPal account the next time you make a purchase.

You can also confirm your email address by logging into your PayPal account at Click on the "Confirm email" link in the Activate Account box and then enter this confirmation number: 7890-7084-6932-9163-4478

Thank you for using PayPal!
The PayPal Team

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