The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  Update your online banking access
From:  HSBC Bank <>
Date:  Thu, 21 Dec 2006 05:27:48 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Update your online banking access" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 21 Dec 2006 05:27:48 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was HSBC Bank <>, although it may have been spoofed.

personal & business account

Security Alert

Please note that Your HSBC USA Internet Banking Account is about to expire. In order for it to remain active, please use the link below to proceed and verify your account.

At HSBC, we use industry standard security technology and practices, focusing on three key areas - privacy, technology and identification to safeguard your account from any unauthorised access. The administration asks you to accept our apologies for the inconvience caused and expresses gratitude for cooperation. If you have any queries about this please call our Online Helpdesk on +44 (0)20 7991 8888


Yours faithfully,

HSBC Internet Banking Technical Support