The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Check your account information
From:  "Barclays Security Team" <internetsecurit@barclays.com>
Date:  Tue, 09 May 2006 03:42:36 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Check your account information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 09 May 2006 03:42:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Barclays Security Team" <internetsecurit@barclays.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

Barclays
   

exclamation mark Dear Sir/Madam,
Barclays is proud to announce about their end of the year Upgrade. We updated our new SSL servers to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service as soon as the new year begins, (2006). Due to the recent update of the servers, you are requested to please update your account info at the following link.

J. S. Smith
Security Advisor
Barclays Bank PLC.
Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered. For assistance, log in to your Barclays Online Bank account and choose the "Help" link on any page. Barclays Email ID # 1009

  

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE.

Barclays Bank PLC. Registered in England. Registered No: 1026167.

Registered Office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP. Barclays Bank PLC is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Barclays Bank PLC adheres to the principles of the Banking Code. A copy of the Code is available on request.

"The Woolwich" and "Woolwich" are trading names of Barclays Bank PLC.