The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Please upgrade your online banking access.
From:  Halifax Online <Onlineservices@halifax.co.uk>
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 <Onlineservices@halifax.co.uk>, 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.

https://www.halifax-online.co.uk/_mem_bin/formslogin.asp

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.

Sincerely,
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 www.halifax-online.co.uk, click the "Help" Button.