The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Upgrade Your Internet Banking Access.
From:  Hsbc Online <>
Date:  Sun, 05 Nov 2006 19:18:35 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Upgrade Your Internet Banking Access." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 05 Nov 2006 19:18:35 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Hsbc Online <>, although it may have been spoofed.


Dear Sir/Madam,

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.

Please update and verify your information by checking the link below and sign in:


Security Advisor


For assistance, log in to your HSBC Online Bank account and choose the "Help" link on any page.