Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Notification of Your Online Banking ID Changed: Update Your Online Service

From: HSBC BANK Alerts <>

This email with the subject "Notification of Your Online Banking ID Changed: Update Your Online Service" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 13 Jun 2007 11:33:33 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was HSBC BANK Alerts <>, although it may have been spoofed.

HSBC Bank plc *
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Dear Valued HSBC® Member:

Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the HSBC
account we have issued this warning message.

account we have issued this warning message.

It has come to our attention that your HSBC® account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our online Banking. 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.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.
Please update your records on or before July, 2007.

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

To update your HSBC® records click on the following link:

Thank You.

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

Visit our Privacy Policy and User Agreement if you have any questions.

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.
For assistance, log in to your HSBC Online Bank account and choose the "Help" link on any page.
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