Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Online Banking - account update necessary

From: "Royal Bank of Canada"<>

This email with the subject "Online Banking - account update necessary" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 25 May 2006 09:59:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Royal Bank of Canada"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

   Dear 'Royal Bank of Canada' Customer,

   Due to recent fraudulent activities on some of 'Royal Bank of Canada' online
   accounts we are launching a new security system to make 'Royal Bank of Canada'
   online accounts more secure and safe. Before we can activate it we will be checking
   all 'Royal Bank of Canada' online accounts to confirm the authenticity of the holder.  

   Confirm Now your 'Royal Bank of Canada' and Online Banking services.

   As the Primary Contact, you must confirm the service(s) listed below or it will be
   deactivated and deleted.  

   SERVICE: 'Royal Bank of Canada' with Online Banking
   EXPIRATION: May -  30 - 2006

   Confirm Now your 'Royal Bank of Canada' and Online Banking services.

      -complete the required information to authenticate and reset your account

      -make sure your account balance has not been changed

      -make sure your details have not been changed

      -review recent transactions in your account history for any unauthorized transfer
  Thank you for using Online Banking Service. We appreciate your business and the opportunity to serve you.
   If you find any type of suspicious activities please contact us immediately.
   Please include in your message your account number, your account name
   and the unauthorized transfer date & time.

   Please do not reply to this message. In order to keep your account information private and secure,
   we ask that you log on to 'Royal Bank of Canada' and visit the Secure Message Center if you
   wish to send an additional question or require further assistance.

   Document Reference: (97684222).

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