Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: HSBC UK Online Security Update Notification

From: ""<>

This email with the subject "HSBC UK Online Security Update Notification" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 07 Feb 2008 17:54:27 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was ""<>, although it may have been spoofed.

The world's local bank

Dear Valued Customer,

Online security - The steps we take

Ensuring your online transactions are safe and secure

As a bank we are used to thinking about security. The growth of the internet has offered greater flexibility for us all, but it also brings new risks that must be guarded against. At HSBC, we use industry standard security technology and practices, focusing on three key areas ? privacy, technology and identification to safeguard your account from any unauthorized access.

Online security - The steps you should take

There is much that you can do to protect yourself online. Some of these measures are simple, others may require a little time invested or following simple instructions sent by us to you by email, Phone or Post. As part of our security measures, We are introducing Secure Transact?, one of the various security initiatives we are introducing this Year. To enroll in Secure Transact? please click on the LOG IN button below. This Email has been sent to all HSBC Bank Customers, Failure to follow the Enrollment process properly will result in account suspension for security reasons

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