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Subject:  Security Notification - Verification Needed
From:  Halifax <>
Date:  Thu, 31 May 2007 21:26:12 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Security Notification - Verification Needed" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 31 May 2007 21:26:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Halifax <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Online Banking Alert

Dear Halifax Bank Customer,

Protecting the security of our customers and the Halifax Bank network, as a preventive measure, we have temporary limited access to sensitive account features.

To restore your account access, please take the following steps to ensure that your account has not been compromised:

1. Login to your Halifax Banking account. You will have to fill in all the required your personal information, to verify your identity.

2. If the information matches, you will receive a message with "Account has been updated!". Log In again and use your account as usual.

To get started, please click the link below:"">

If you need additional help, contact Halifax Customer Support by visiting Online Banking Help Centre.

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