A Scam Email with the Subject "IMPORTANT: Compulsory Online Banking Security Update" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 16 Apr 2007 03:54:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Nationwide Building Society Online© <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Valued Customer,
Financial institutions around the world have always been subject to attempts by criminals to try and defraud
money from them and their customers. These attempts can occur in a number of ways (e.g. credit card fraud,
telephone banking or Internet scams).
As a part of our ongoing commitment to provide the "Best Possible" service and Protection to all our Members,
we are now requiring each member to validate their accounts using our new secure and safe SSL servers. To
validate your online banking account click on Log In to Secure Online Banking .
This Email has being sent to all Nationwide customers, and it is compulsory to follow
as failure to verify account details will lead to account suspension.
Online Banking Security Team
Nationwide Building Society
Nationwide. Proud to be different
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