The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Please upgrade your online banking access.
From:  Halifax Online <>
Date:  Wed, 18 Oct 2006 04:12:38 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Please upgrade your online banking access." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 18 Oct 2006 04:12:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Halifax Online <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Halifax Bank Customer,

We've upgraded our new SSL servers to serve our customers for a better and
secure banking service,against any fraudulent activities. Due to this recent upgrade,
you are requested to update your account information by
following the reference below.

We appreciate your support and understanding, as we work together to keep Halifax Bank a safe place to do business. Thank you for your patience in this matter.

Halifax Bank
Trust and Safety Department

Protect yourself from fraud and identity theft.
If you have a question about your account, please sign on to your secure online banking session at, click the "Help" Button.