A Scam Email with the Subject "Access Your Internet Banking" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 07 Mar 2007 16:29:39 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam. The sender was Halifax Building Society <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear valued Halifax® member:
Due to concerns, for the safety and
integrity of the Halifax
account we have issued this warning message.
It has come to our attention that your
Halifax® 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.
However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.
Please update your records on or before March 8, 2007.
Once you have updated your account records your
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.
To update your Halifax® records click on the following link:
Halifax Plc® Building Society Security
Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement,
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.