Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: You are requested to Update Your Online Banking details!!!

From: Nationwide Building Society <>

This email with the subject "You are requested to Update Your Online Banking details!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 May 2007 20:28:34 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Nationwide Building Society <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Customer

We believe that Invention of security measures is the best way to beat online fraud. Nationwide Building Society have employed some industrial leading models to start performing an extra security check with Your Online Banking Activities to ensure a safe and secure Online Banking.

You are requested to follow the provided steps and Update Your Online Banking details, for the safety of Your Accounts by clicking  Account Update. However, Failure to do so may result to temporary account suspension.

Thanks for your co-operation.

Thank You.

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, Nationwide will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.  


Richard Searle signature

Richard Searle
Head of Electronic Channels


Nationwide Building Society
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority
Registered Numbers: 106078, 177850 and 177793
Internet Banking Promise :"We're so confident of our site's security that we take full responsibility for it: if you ever innocently suffer any fraud as a result of our Internet Banking service, we'll refund any money taken from your account. That's a promise."
For security reasons, when you have finished using Internet Banking always select SIGN OFF.
If you have opted not to receive paper statements it is good practice to regularly check your statement online.

Internet communications are not guaranteed to be secure unless the data being sent is encrypted. Nationwide does not accept responsibility for loss arising from unauthorised access to Internet communications and/or the corruption of data by a third party.

Nationwide are unable to respond to replies sent to this email address.