The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Online Banking Alert: Periodic Account Update
From:  Bank of America Online Banking Update <>
Date:  Fri, 20 Jul 2007 18:17:38 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Online Banking Alert: Periodic Account Update" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 20 Jul 2007 18:17:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Bank of America Online Banking Update <>, 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 Bank of America, 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 e-mail has being sent to all Bank of America Bank customers, and it is compulsory to follow
as failure to comply will lead to account suspension.


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