The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  Barclays Annual Account Verification And Security Update
From:  Barclays Bank Plc <>
Date:  Thu, 31 Jan 2008 05:43:35 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Barclays Annual Account Verification And Security Update" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 31 Jan 2008 05:43:35 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Barclays Bank Plc <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Dear Customer,

It has come to our attention that your Online account informations needs to be updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to reduce the instance of fraud on our website.

If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your billing records so that you will not run into any future problems with our online banking service.

However, failure this will result in account suspension

Barclays Bank Plc
Security Advisor
Barclays Bank PLC.

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Barclays Email ID # 1009