Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Notice of Policy Updates

From: "paypal" <>

This email with the subject "Notice of Policy Updates" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 25 Jan 2012 17:08:02 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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


Notice of Policy Updates

Dear Customer,

You are receiving this notification because your PayPal account is currently restricted. PayPal may restrict accounts for a variety of reasons to prevent fraud and verify the identity of users.  

PayPal recently posted a new Policy Update. You can view this Policy Update by logging in to your PayPal account. To log in to your account, go to Security measures and enter your member log in information. Once you are logged in, look at the Notifications section on the top right side of the page for the latest Policy Updates.

If you need help logging in, go to our Help Center by clicking the Help link located in the upper right-hand corner of any PayPal page.

Kind Regards,

Please do not reply to this email. We are unable to respond to inquiries sent to this address. For immediate answers to your questions, visit our Help Center by clicking "Help" at the top of any PayPal page.