Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Protect Your Account Information From Fraud

From: WellsFargo Online Bank <>

This email with the subject "Protect Your Account Information From Fraud" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 30 Nov 2006 16:41:39 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

The sender was WellsFargo Online Bank <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear valued WellsFargo member:

Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the wellsfargo
account we have issued this warning message.

It has come to our attention that your WellsFargo account information needs to be
updated 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 personal records you will not run into
any future problems with the online service.

Once you have updated your account records your wellsfargo account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your WellsFargo records click on the following link: /signon?LOB=CONS&screenid =Update_Ac ct

Thank You.

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, WellsFargo will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.