The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  [Important Customer Information] - Date: 08.09.2011
From:  PayPal <service@paypa|.com>
Date:  Thu, 08 Sep 2011 04:13:35 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "[Important Customer Information] - Date: 08.09.2011" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 08 Sep 2011 04:13:35 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal <service@paypa|.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear PayPal Customer,

PayPal is constantly working to ensure security by regularly screening the accounts in
our system. We recently reviewed your account, and we need more information to help us
provide you with secure service. Until we can collect this information,your access to
sensitive account features will be limited. We would like to restore your access as soon
as possible, and we apologize for the inconvenience.


Why is my PayPal account limited?

Your account has been limited for the following reason(s):

Unusual account activity has made it necessary to limit your account until additional
verification information can be collected.

(Your case ID for this reason is PP-001-059-328-355.)

Our system detected unauthorized use linked to your PayPal account.

(Your case ID for this reason is PP-001-059-328-409.)


How can I get my PayPal account restored?

The restoration form is attached to this email. Please download the attachment
and open the form in a browser and follow the instructions on your screen.


Once you complete all of the checklist items, your case will be reviewed by one of
our PayPal Account Specialists. We will send you an email with the outcome of the review.

Thank you,
PayPal Customer Service.