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Subject:  Account - Limited
From:  "M&T Bank" <>
Date:  Thu, 18 Jan 2007 17:51:17 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Account - Limited" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 18 Jan 2007 17:51:17 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "M&T Bank" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

 M&T Bank

   We are contacting you to inform that our Account Review Team identified some unusual activity in your account. In accordance with M&T Bank's User Agreement and to ensure that your account has not been compromised, access to your account was limited. Your account access will remain limited until this issue has been resolved.
    To secure your account and quickly restore full access we may require some additional information from you from the following reason:
   We have been notified that a card associated with your account has been reported as stolen, or that there were additional problems with your card.
    This process is mandatory, and if not completed within the nearest time your account or credit card may be subject for temporary suspension.
    To securely confirm your M&T Bank information please click on the link bellow:

    We encourage you to perform the steps necessary to restore your account access as soon as possible. Allowing your account access to remain limited for an extended period of time may result in further limitations on the use of your account and possible account closure.
    For more information about how to protect your account please visit
M&T Bank Security Center. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.