Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Your PayPal account information needs to be updated !

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This email with the subject "Your PayPal account information needs to be updated !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 26 Sep 2009 07:59:30 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

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


Dear PayPal member:

Warning! Your PayPal account has been limited!

As part of our security measures, we regularly the activity of the PayPal screen to learn recently contacted you after having identified a problem on your Account. demand information from you for the following reason:

-Our system detected unusual charges to a credit card linked to your account PayPal.

Click Here to activate your account


PayPal Email ID: 5138-8872

Department of examining the accounts of PayPal.

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