Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Update your PayPal Account

From: PayPal <>

This email with the subject "Update your PayPal Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 24 Apr 2011 13:27:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was PayPal <>, although it may have been spoofed.


information about your account
Security Center

Warning! Your PayPal account was limited !

As part of our security measures, we regularly check the work of the screen PayPal. We have requested information from you for the following reason:

Our system has detected unusual charges to a credit card linked to your PayPal account.

Reference Number: PP-259-187-991

This is the last reminder to log into PayPal, as soon as possible. Once you connect. PayPal will provide measures to restore access to your account.

Once connected, follow the steps to activate your account. We appreciate your understanding as we work to ensure security.

We appreciate your attention to this issue. Please understand that this is a security measure designed to protect you and your account. We apologize for any inconvenience ..

Department review PayPal accounts

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PayPal FSA Register Number: 226056.
PayPal Email ID PP059
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