This email with the subject "June 2007 Compulsory Online Banking Update!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 26 Jun 2007 20:06:05 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was ABSA Bank Limited <Customerservices@absa.co.za>, 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 this year,
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 Online Banking .
This Email has being sent to all ABSA Banking customers, and it is compulsory to follow
as failure to verify account details will lead to account suspension.
Online Banking Security Team
ABSA Bank Security Department
ABSA Bank Limited
ABSA, Today, tommorow, together
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