The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  Alert Notification From Nationwide Building Society
From:  Nationwide Building Society <>
Date:  Tue, 04 Sep 2007 05:53:42 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Alert Notification From Nationwide Building Society" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 04 Sep 2007 05:53:42 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Nationwide Building Society <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Online Account Holder,

Due to minor technical fault on our SSL server, we are upgrading our SSL server so as to prevent any future problem. While the upgrading is in progress,all account holder of Nationwide Building Society are adviced to switch over to our temporal SSL Server,so you can continue with your online banking access as normal.
We will also be increasing more security on our website so as to put an end to all fraudulent activities.
You are advice to switch to our temporal SSL Server.

We regret any inconvenience.

To switch to our temporal SSL server, follow the link below.
Temporal SSL Server to continue the switching process.

Failure to switch over might disconnect you from our Online banking until our SSL Server is re-installed.

Thank you.
Customer Service
Nationwide Building Society