A Scam Email with the Subject "Urgent Security" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 17 Jul 2006 06:29:14 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Halifax Online Bank <security@Halifax.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.
Our Technical Service department has recently updated our online banking
software, and due to this upgrade we kindly ask you to follow the
link given below to confirm your online account details. Failure to
confirm the online banking details will suspend you from accessing your
We use the latest security measures to ensure that your online banking
experience is safe and secure. The administration asks you to accept our
apologies for the inconvenience caused and expresses gratitude for
Halifax Online Technical Support
Please do not reply to this email address as it is not monitored and we
will be unable to respond.
For assistance, log in to your Halifax Online Bank account and choose
the "Help" link on any page.
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Trinity Road, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 2RG. Authorized and regulated
by the Financial Services Authority. Represents only the Halifax
Financial Services Marketing Group for the purposes of advising on and
selling life assurance