Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Security alert from Paypal Online

From: PayPal <>

This email with the subject "Security alert from Paypal Online" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 26 Sep 2011 18:26:58 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

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

Warning Notification

Dear PayPal Costumer,

It has come to our attention that your PayPal® account information needs to be updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into any future problems with the online service.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension. Please update your records before Feb 27, 2011.

Once you have updated your account records, your PayPal® account activity will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

Click here to update your PayPal account information

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