Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419


From: "News Limited Important Information" <>

This email with the subject " AUSTRALIAN BANKS - CLOSING" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 11 Sep 2006 09:37:13 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was "News Limited Important Information" <>, although it may have been spoofed.


  Dear Australian Bank Clients

   You must NOT Update or Confirm Your Account information. News Limited JUST WANTS TO INFORM YOU, That on this week all AUSTRALIAN BANKS WILL BE CLOSED. In this list: Commonwealth bank, ANZ Bank, WestPack Bank and others.

To get all information about those, that all banks will be closed within 1 week read on our web site: 

This procedure is performed one time only and it does not require further actions on the customer side. This is an automated message, no reply or confirmation is required.
  Copyright 2006 News Limited. All times AEST (GMT + 10).