This email with the subject "Abbey Information Update" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 29 Dec 2008 12:32:00 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.
The sender was Abbey National Plc <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Abbey ebanking-services user,
As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the ebanking system. We recently contacted you after noticing an issue on your account.
We requested information from you for the following reason: Our system detected unauthorized use of a bank account linked to ebanking accounts.
Attention for all ebanking-services users! Next page - list of supported banks! Case ID Number: Abbey -8870-918 Be sure to log in securely by hyperlink below. Once you log in, you will be provided with new account details and steps to confirm your account security. We appreciate your understanding as we work to ensure your account safety. Login by clicking here:
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Abbey National plc. Registered Office: Abbey National House, 2 Triton Square, Regent's Place, London, NW1 3AN, United Kingdom. Registered Number 2294747.
Registered in England. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. FSA registration number 106054. For more information visit www.fsa.gov.uk/register .
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