The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Account Authentication Required
From:  "Bank of America" <customerservice@costco.com>
Date:  Mon, 03 Sep 2007 08:06:36 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Account Authentication Required" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 03 Sep 2007 08:06:36 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Bank of America" <customerservice@costco.com>, although it may have been spoofed.

 Bankofamerica.com

   Dear Bank of America Customer,
 
 
   Due to recent fraudulent activities on some of Bank of America online
   accounts we are launching a new security system to make
   Bank of America online accounts more secure and safe. Before we can
   activate it we will be checking all Bank of America online accounts to confirm
   the authenticity of the holder.
 

   We will require a confirmation that your account has not been
   stolen or hacked. Your account has not been suspended or frozen.
 

   To confirm your account status please Login

      -complete the required information to authenticate and reset your account

      -make sure your account balance has not been changed

      -make sure your details have not been changed

      -review recent transactions in your account history for any unauthorized
      transfer
 

   If you find any type of suspicious activities please contact us immediately.
   Please include in your message your account number, your account name
   and the unauthorized transfer date & time.

 
   Please do not reply to this message. For any inquiries, contact Customer Service.
 
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