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Subject:  Please Take 5-10 Minutes Out of Your Online Experience And Update Your Halifax Account
From:  Halifax Bank PLC. <>
Date:  Tue, 27 Feb 2007 03:28:58 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Please Take 5-10 Minutes Out of Your Online Experience And Update Your Halifax Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 27 Feb 2007 03:28:58 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Halifax Bank PLC. <>, although it may have been spoofed.

personal & business account

Dear Halifax Customers Upgrade 2007

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 in this year 2007 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.

Once you have updated your account records your Halifax account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. :


This email was sent by the Halifax Online server to verify your e-mail address. This is done for your protection , because some of our members will no longer have access to their online banking and we must verify it.

Online Security Department
Security Advisor
Halifax PLC.

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.Halifax Email ID # 1009