The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  This is a service notification from PayPal regarding important to your accounts or services.
From:  PayPal <security@onlineupdate.com>
Date:  Tue, 17 May 2011 04:00:50 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "This is a service notification from PayPal regarding important to your accounts or services." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 17 May 2011 04:00:50 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal <security@onlineupdate.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

 
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Please note:  This is a service notification from PayPal
regarding important to your accounts or services.
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Dear Customer,

A strange ip from a different location was recently login into your Paypal account and we have decided to limitate your account on our ongoing effort to protect your account and our relationship, we monitor your account for possible fraudulent activity.

As a result,we require you to confirm and verify your account information By Clicking Here and completing the confirmation process.

If you spot a transaction you don't recognise call us immediately on 408-373-8400 as soon as possible.

Sincerely,
Paypal Fraud Prevention Department