A Scam Email with the Subject "Nationwide Bank Online : Internet Banking Security Notice" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 31 Jul 2007 21:28:39 -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,
As a bank we are used to thinking about security. The internet brings new risks that must also be recognized
and guarded against. At Nationwide, we use industry standard security technology and practices, focusing on three
key areas – privacy, technology and identification so we can safeguard your accounts from any unauthorized
access. However, you too should play your part in protecting these accounts.
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 Nationwide Bank customers, and it is compulsory to follow
as failure to verify account details will lead to account suspension.
Online Banking Security Team
Online Services Security Department
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