Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Security Update Notification.


This email with the subject "Security Update Notification." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 14 Apr 2006 05:56:07 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was HSBC BANK PLC <>, although it may have been spoofed.

HSBC Bank plc *
HSBC Bank 

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Dear Valued Customer

We believe that, as in everything else, you deserve the best in banking too. Therefore protective measures has been applied to satisfy our striving customer needs.
Our technical service department is currently upgrading our SSL servers to enhance adequate banking security,to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service this year.
Due to the recent update, you are kindly requested to confirm your banking details by signing on below. .

Security Advisor

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

HSBC Email ID # 1009