Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Attention (Your Online Banking Is At Risk Upgrade Now)

From: Barclays Bank PLC <>

This email with the subject "Attention (Your Online Banking Is At Risk Upgrade Now)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 24 Feb 2006 13:42:10 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

Important Notice: Feb.24. 2006

Dear Sir/Madam,

Barclays is proud to announce about their end of the year Upgrade. We updated our new SSL servers to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service as soon as the new year begins, (2006).

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

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