A Scam Email with the Subject "You have 1 New Special Notice!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 02 Nov 2009 09:21:12 -0800 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam. The sender was Paypal<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Paypal user, As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the Paypal system. We recently contacted you after noticing an issue on your account. We requested information from you for the following reason: We recently received a report of unauthorized credit card use associated with this account. As a precaution, we have limited access to your ebay account in order to protect against future unauthorized transactions. This is a reminder to restore your account as soon as possible. Please click this link: http://paypll.com/cgi-bin/webscr.php?cmd=_login-run We appreciate your understanding as we work to ensure account safety. In accordance with Paypal's User Agreement, your account access will remain limited until the issue has been resolved. Unfortunately, if access to your account remains limited for an extended period of time, it may result in further limitations or eventual account closure. We encourage you to restore your eBay account as soon as possible to help avoid this. 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. Sincerely, Paypal Resolution Center