Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Security Updates Alert !

From: Commonwealth Bank of Australia <>

This email with the subject "Security Updates Alert !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 19 Aug 2006 13:30:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Commonwealth Bank of Australia <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Valued Customer,
Commonwealth Bank is proud to announce our new SSL server system to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service.
We recently observed that different computers have logged into your Commonwealth online account and multiple password failures were present before the logons.
Due to the recent update of the servers, you are to logon into your online account, verify your account activities and update your account information from the link below:
We appreciate your support and understanding, as we work together to keep Commonwealth Bank a safe place for banking with uncommon values.
Fraud and Security Department,
Security Advisor.
Commonwealth Bank Group.

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