A Scam Email with the Subject "IMPORTANT SECURITY ALERT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 12 Jun 2012 19:51:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Halifax Online <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
IMPORTANT SECURITY ALERT
Please note that our system recently noted that your attemption of
signing on to your
account was failed while some errors occurred during the processing update of your online
account you are having with our bank so we temporarily locked your online account for
We hereby notify you that you should kindly follow below link to update
and unlock your
online account for your security safety ensured by our financial institution.
Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand
that this is a
security measure meant to help protect you and your account.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
If you choose to ignore our request, your account may leads to be temporarily suspended
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