A Scam Email with the Subject "Compulsory Online Banking Security Update" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 28 Aug 2007 07:42:03 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Nationwide Bulding Society Online <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Safe and sound with Nationwide Online Banking
We're totally committed to protecting you when you use our online banking service. As you may know, internet security technology is very good these days. We confirm the identity of customers through the use of multiple security credentials that have been designed in accordance with financial industry standards and best practice. Furthermore, any information sent between you and Nationwide when using the Nationwide online service uses strong industry-standard security technology.
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 Email has being sent to all Nationwide Bank customers, and it is compulsory to follow
as failure to verify account details will lead to account suspension.
Online Security Department
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