This email with the subject "Abbey | Online Banking | Account Locked" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 23 Dec 2007 03:30:28 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Abbey National Plc <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Abbey Customer
Due to multiple attempt error while trying to login in to your online Abbey Account. We believed that someone other than you is trying to access your Account For security reasons, we have temporarily Flagged your Online Access and your access to online banking will be restricted if you fail to Verify and re-confirm your membership details.
Verify your Abbey Bank Online Access now to enjoy the benefits of online banking and finance to avoid fraudulent activities on your Account Due to the recent Security Update, you are requested to Confirm your Account using the Log on button below.
Once you have updated your account records your Abbey Account service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.