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Subject:  Important Message From Hsbc Bank Plc
From:  "HSBC Bank PLC"<security@hsbc.co.uk>
Date:  Tue, 19 Jan 2010 05:04:49 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Important Message From Hsbc Bank Plc" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 19 Jan 2010 05:04:49 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "HSBC Bank PLC"<security@hsbc.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.


The world's local bank



Dear Sir/Madam,

HSBC Bank Plc is hereby announcing the New Security Upgrade. We've upgraded our new SSL servers to serve our customers for a better and secure banking service,against any fraudulent activity.

Due to this recent upgrade, you are requested to update your account information by clicking the link below.

https://Securityalert.HSBC.co.uk/1/

HSBC Bank Plc
Security Advisor


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HSBC Email ID # 1009