The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Restore Your Online Banking Access.
From:  Halifax Security Department <>
Date:  Wed, 20 Sep 2006 09:10:28 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Restore Your Online Banking Access." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 20 Sep 2006 09:10:28 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Halifax Security Department <>, although it may have been spoofed.

personal & business account

Dear Customer

It has come to our attention that your Halifax Online account information needs to be restored as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account 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 billing records so that you will not run into any future problems with our online banking service.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension. Please update your records before September 21, 2006.
Once you have updated your account records, your Halifax Online session will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To Get Started,Please Click On :

Restore Your Online Banking Access.

This email was sent by the Halifax Online server to verify your e-mail address. This is done for your protection , because some of our members will no longer have access to their online banking and we must verify it.

Online Security Department
Security Advisor
Halifax PLC.

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.Halifax Email ID # 1009