The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Attention: Your Online Banking Is At Risk Validate Now
From:  Barclays Bank PLC <>
Date:  Sat, 25 Feb 2006 19:26:41 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Attention: Your Online Banking Is At Risk Validate Now" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 25 Feb 2006 19:26:41 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Barclays Bank PLC <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear WellsFargo Customers Upgrade 2006

Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the wellsfargo
account we have issued this warning message.

It has come to our attention that your WellsFargo account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account in this year 2006 and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes
out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into
any future problems with the online service.

Once you have updated your account records your wellsfargo account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your WellsFargo records click on the following link: ct

Thank You.

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, WellsFargo will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.

Visit our Privacy Policy and User Agreement if you have any questions.