Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Attention! Your PayPal account has been limited!

From: ""<>

This email with the subject "Attention! Your PayPal account has been limited!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 01 Nov 2011 15:19:16 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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



Welcome to PayPal

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    Dear Paypal Member,


Why use PayPal?


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Attention! Your PayPal account has been limited!

As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the PayPal system.We recently contacted you after noticing an issue on your account.We requested information from you for the following reason:

Our system 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 in to PayPal as soon as possible. Once you log in, you will be provided with steps to restore your account access.

Once you log in, you will be provided with steps to restore your account access. We appreciate your understanding as we work to ensure account safety.

Click here to activate your account

We thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand that this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your account. We apologise for any inconvenience..

PayPal Account Review Department

Copyright © 1999-2011 PayPal. All rights reserved. PayPal Ltd. PayPal FSA Register Number: 226056.

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PayPal Email ID PP1268