The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  account re-activation
From:  PayPal <>
Date:  Mon, 09 Jul 2012 02:19:44 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "account re-activation" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 09 Jul 2012 02:19:44 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Customer,
Unfortunately, your recent transactions was declined because your PayPal online account is currently restricted. PayPal may restrict accounts for a variety of reasons to prevent fraud and verify the identity of users.

What is a restriction?
A restriction means that you can no longer use the following features of your account:

. Make payments or send money.

. Request or receive a payment.

. Change or delete your personal or financial information.

Lift your PayPal online account restriction!
You can lift your restriction by following the steps below, you should then be able to complete PayPal transactions successfully:

1. Log in to your PayPal online account

2. Follow the instructions to lift your restriction.


Thank you for your cooperation!
PayPal support team