Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Dear Hsbc Bank Customer

From: Hsbc Online Banking <>

This email with the subject "Dear Hsbc Bank Customer" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 05 Feb 2010 16:15:37 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

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

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Dear HSBC Customer:

As a bank we are used to thinking about security. At HSBC, we use industry standard security technology and practices, focusing on three key areas ? privacy, technology and identification to safeguard your account from any unauthorised access.

Our Technical services Department are carrying out a planned software upgrade for the maximum convenience of the users of online-services of the HSBC Bank.Please click on LOG ONTO INTERNET BANKING below to restore your account access as soon as possible.


Thank You,
Customer Advisory
HSBC Bank Plc

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