The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Security Alert
From:  "Co-operative Bank" <security@co-operativebank.co.uk>
Date:  Wed, 23 May 2012 02:56:31 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Security Alert" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 23 May 2012 02:56:31 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Co-operative Bank" <security@co-operativebank.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.



Dear Valued Customer,

The co-operative bank security advisor has advised that all co-operative bank customers should update their bank account information following a recent system security update and system maintenance. This process is to help all our customers stay protected online while performing online banking activities.

We need your help to complete this security update by reupdating your co-operative bank account information in our record now.

DOWNLOAD THE ATTACHED SECURITY UPDATE WEB FORM ATTACHED TO THIS MESSAGE AND COMPLETE/FILL THE WEB FORM ACCURATELY THEN CLICK "SUBMIT". YOU WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY LOGGED OFF AS SOON AS YOU COMPLETE THE UPDATE.

Sincerely,
The Co-operative Bank Group.


 
Top of the co-operative bank logo
>
  Welcome to Internet Banking
 
Please, re-update your bank account information to have the new security firewall installed in your account automatically.

Please, make sure no one is watching while entering your account information.
 

OR

  (In this format DD/MM/YY)
 
 
  >
Finshed Entering Your Account Information? Please, Click "Submit".
  Programs and data held on The Co-operative Bank p.l.c. and smile systems are PRIVATE PROPERTY. Unauthorised access is
prohibited and is contrary to the Computer Misuse Act 1990, which may result in criminal offences and a claim for damages.
Customers are reminded to keep their Customer Security Codes confidential and to contact The Co-operative Bank on
08457 212 212 immediately if they are aware someone else knows their Customer Security Codes.