Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Update Your Barclays Account.

From: Barclays Bank PLC <>

This email with the subject "Update Your Barclays Account." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 06 Aug 2006 19:26:07 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Barclays Bank PLC <>, although it may have been spoofed.



Dear Customer
Our comprehensive fraud-prevention program is one of the key reasons Barclays online services is a safe way to bank online.We believe that innovation and careful analysis is the way to beat fraud.
That's why Barclays bank has developed industry-leading models to review every transaction—and help detect suspicious activity.
What to do now
Follow the below refrence to update your Barclays Online Banking


Yours sincerely,

Barnaby Davis
Director, Electronic Banking
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We promise to protect you. In the unlikely event that you innocently suffer Internet fraud on your Barclays bank account(s), we guarantee to cover the loss - no matter the amount taken from your account�

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Barclays Bank PLC
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority
Registered in England
Registered No. 1026167
Registered Office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP

Internet communications are not guaranteed to be secure unless the data being sent is encrypted. Barclays does not accept responsibility for loss arising from unauthorised access to Internet communications and/or the corruption of data by a third party.

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