This email with the subject "Update Your E*Trade Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 21 May 2007 11:09:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was ETRADE FINANCIAL <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear valued Etrade member:
Due to concerns, for the safety
and integrity of the etrade
account we have issued this warning message.
It has come to our attention that your
Etrade account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes
out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into
any future problems with the online service.
Once you have updated your account records
your etrade account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.
To update your Etrade records click
on the following link:
Accounts Management As outlined in our
User Agreement, Etrade will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.