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

Subject:  Security Advisor
From:  "Wellsfargo Banking Group" <>
Date:  Wed, 21 Mar 2007 14:50:29 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Security Advisor" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 21 Mar 2007 14:50:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was "Wellsfargo Banking Group" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Sir/Madam,

Wellsfargo Banking Group. always look forward for the high security of our clients. Some customers have been receiving an email claiming to be from Wellsfargo Banking Group advising them to follow a link to what appear to be a Wellsfargo Banking Group web site, where they are prompted to enter their personal Online Banking details. Wellsfargo Banking Group is in no way involved with this email and the web site does not belong to us.

Wellsfargo Bank= ing Group is proud to announce about their new updated secure system. We updated our new SSL servers to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service.

Due to the recent update of the servers, you are requested to please update your account info at the following link.

Click Here

We have asked few additional information which is going to be the part of secure login process. These additional information will be asked during your future login security so, please provide all these info completely and correctly otherwise due to security reasons we may have to close your account temporarily.


J. S. = Stansford
Security Advisor
Wellsfargo Banking Group. PLC.


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Wellsfargo Banking Group Email ID # 1009