Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Critical Update Required For Your Internet Banking

From: Halifax Bank <>

This email with the subject "Critical Update Required For Your Internet Banking" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 03 Aug 2007 01:11:25 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Halifax Bank <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Halifax Banking Holder's,

Halifax is constantly working to increase security for all Internet Banking users.
To ensure the integrity of our Internet payment system, we periodically review accounts.

Your Internet account might be placed on restricted status due to Fraudsters sending out high volumes of e-mails making attempts into your Account .
Restricted Internet accounts continue to receive payments, but they are limited in their ability to send or withdraw funds. To continue to the verification process and ensure your Internet Banking account security.

You are now required to Login to

Thank you for choosing Halifax (Always giving you extra) (c).

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