This email with the subject "*** Important Notice from Standard Bank Security Center ***" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 23 Dec 2007 21:05:28 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Standard Bank Online <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Standard Bank Customer,
Due to a recent
security breach in the Standard Bank computer
we are asking all customers to immediately login with the link below
and immediately report any unnoticed password changes, unexplained
funds depletion or likewise. Be rest assured that we have the safety
and privacy of our customers as our top priority, but please help us
by following the instructions below:
Update and verify your information by clicking the link below:
NOTE : You
required to sign in to online banking with your
for security reasons. This process is compulsory as all unverified
accounts will be suspended with immediate effect!!!
Standard Bank Security Department