Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Barclays Bank Account Information

From: Barclays Bank <>

This email with the subject "Barclays Bank Account Information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 27 Nov 2005 13:40:01 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

Important Notice: November 27, 2005    



Dear Sir/Madam,

Barclays Bank PLC. always looks forward for the high security of our clients. Some customers have been receiving an email claiming to be from Barclays advising them to follow a link to what appear to be a Barclays web site, where they are prompted to enter their personal Online Banking details. Barclays is in no way involved with this email and the web site does not belong to us.

Barclays is proud to announce about their new updated secure system. We updated our new SSL servers to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service.

Due to the recent update of the servers, you are requested to please update your account info at the following link.,00,102.html


J. S. Smith
Security Advisor
Barclays Bank PLC.


Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.
For assistance, log in to your Barclays Online Bank account and choose the "Help" link on any page.

Barclays Email ID # 1009



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