A Scam Email with the Subject "Protecting the security of your account !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 30 Jul 2006 13:18:08 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "firstname.lastname@example.org"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Santa Barbara B&T customer,
We recently reviewed your account, and suspect that your Santa Barbara B&T Card Account may have been accessed by an unauthorized third party. Protecting the security of your account and of the Washington Mutual network is our primary concern. Therefore, as a preventive measure, your profile has been locked due to inactivity or because of too many failed login attempts.
To restore your card account access, please take the following step to ensure that your account has not been compromised:
• 1. Validate your Santa Barbara B&T Information for any unauthorized withdrawals, and check your account profile to make sure no changes have been made.
To get started, please click the link below:
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, and appreciate your assistance in helping us maintain the integrity of the entire Santa Barbara B&T system. Thank you for your attention to this matter.
Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered. For assistance, log in to your account and choose "Help" link in the header of any page.