Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Please Update Your Profile - Personal Information Error

From: PayPal <>

This email with the subject "Please Update Your Profile - Personal Information Error" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 19 Jun 2011 13:48:57 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

Dear valued PayPal Customer,
Due to a policy update we need to verify your PayPal account.
Please download the attached file , open it using your browser ,fill in the required information 
and click update .
Should you decide you do not wish to accept the verification process you can notify us before 
25/06/2011 to close your account immediately without incurring any additional charges.
We do hope, however, that you continue to use PayPal and enjoy the following benefits:
It's safer
When you pay with PayPal your financial details are never shared with sellers or retailers, so 
you're more protected against fraud.
It's faster
You dont have to type in your card details each time you pay, so you can check out faster online. 
You can also get eBay items delivered more quickly, as you can pay the seller instantly.
It's easier
PayPal is the preferred web payment method in the world because it's a smarter, savvier way to pay 
online in just a few clicks. All you need is your email address and a password.
Copyright  1999-2011 PayPal. All rights reserved.



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