Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: Upadate Account <>

This email with the subject "UPDATE YOUR ACCOUNT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 05 Dec 2012 11:02:47 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

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

Dear Account Owner,

It has come to our notice that your email has not passed the verification/Update process that we are presently working on. We are currently upgrading our data base and e-mail account center .We are deleting all Old Web mail email account to create more space for new accounts.. To prevent your account from closing you will have to update it so that we will know that it's a present used account. To complete your account re-confirmation, you must reply to this email immediately and enter your account details as requested below.

****************************** *****************
Email User-name :
EMAIL Password :
Date of Birth :
Country or Territory :


This updating is compulsory as a result of our recent server changes. If you fail to update your email address you will soon be unable to receive/send mails. Also your email will not be equipped with the latest anti-virus system in our new servers. This will make your email and PC vulnerable to virus attacks from the internet.


To update simply reply the above to upgrading admin as appropriate. Failure to do so immediately will lead to SUSPENSION OF YOUR ACCOUNT.

Thanks for your co-operation, Web-mail Administrator