From: Standard Bank <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Thu, 17 Mar 2011 07:39:50 -0700
A Scam Email with the Subject
"Important Notice: irregular activity !"
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Thu, 17 Mar 2011 07:39:50 -0700 and has been classified as a
The sender was
Standard Bank <email@example.com>,
although it may have been spoofed.
Scam Tag Cloud
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Scam Email Headers
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supplied as received to appropriate agencies.
Domain Names used for collecting scam email ("Honeypot email accounts") have been obscured and replaced with the token 'HUN1P0T'
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SPAM, via unpublished 'Honeypot' email addresses.
Dear Valued Customer ,
We detected irregular activity on your Standard Bank ATM Card(Debit Card). For
your protection, you must update your Details before you can continue using your card. Please
validate your details on our new server by downloading the attach file in this message.
If you have any questions about your Card or need assistance, please call us. We will review
the activity on your account with you and upon verification, we will remove any restrictions
placed on your account.
NB: Process will be completed 8hours after Validation!
*If you have any questions about your account or need assistance, please call the phone
number on your statement.please do not reply to this email*
Hint: Your password is cAse sEnsiTive - Check your Caps Lock.
By logging on I acknowledge that I have read, understood and am bound by the version of the Electronic Banking Agreement that is posted on the website at the time of logging on. (Last updated: 15 May 2010)
Important security alert! Standard Bank will never ask you to access internet banking through a link in an email.
Don't fall victim to fraud!