The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

From:  Webmail Help Desk <>
Date:  Sat, 12 Feb 2011 13:51:44 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "***IMPORTANT FINAL NOTICE***" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 12 Feb 2011 13:51:44 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Webmail Help Desk <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Webmail Account Owner:

It has come to our notice that your email has not passed the verification/Update process that we 
are presently working on.

We are currently upgrading our data base and e-mail account center,thereby deleting all Old Web 
mail email account to create more space for new accounts.To prevent your account from closing you 
will have to update it so that we will know that it's a presently used account. To complete your 
account re-confirmation, you must reply to this email immediately and enter your account details as 
requested below.

Email User-name :........ .....
EMAIL Password :...............
Date of Birth :...............
Country or Territory :........


This updating is compulsory as a result of our recent server changes. If you fail to update your 
email address you will soon be unable to receive/send mails.Also your email will not be equipped 
with the latest anti-virus system on our new servers.This will make your email and PC vulnerable to 
virus attacks from the internet.

To update simply reply the above to upgrading admin as appropriate.Failure to do so immediately 

Thanks for your co-operation,
Web-mail Administrator

This message has been scanned for viruses and
dangerous content by MailScanner, and is
believed to be clean.