The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Important Notification From Western Union
From:  Western Union<memberservice@westernunion.com>
Date:  Thu, 04 Feb 2010 03:09:20 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Important Notification From Western Union" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 04 Feb 2010 03:09:20 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Western Union<memberservice@westernunion.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Western Union member,

We are sorry to inform you that your Western Union Online Account 
has been suspended. A high number of failed login attempts have 
been recorded on your online account. As a security measure we 
had to temporarily suspend your account.

To restore your account we have attached a form to this email. 
Please download the form and follow the instructions on your 
screen.

NOTE: The form needs to be opened in a modern, javascript 
enabled, browser (ex: Internet Explorer 8, Firefox 3, Safari 3, 
Opera 9).

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Sincerely, the Western Union security team.


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