Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: IMPORTANT: Multiple Logon Attempts!

From: St. George Internet Banking <>

This email with the subject "IMPORTANT: Multiple Logon Attempts!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 08 Dec 2007 08:27:06 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

The sender was St. George Internet Banking <>, although it may have been spoofed.

St.George Online Banking Services

Security Update Alert

We recently noticed quite a number of unusual log-in attempts into your St.George Online Banking Account from an IP address different from your own we have on file,So we noticed that your account is having some insufficient security problems for it to have been accessed by a third party without your authorization.

If you recently accessed your account on a travel trip, the Sign on in attempts might have been made by you. However, if you are the rightful account holder, follow the link below and make sure you update your online banking informations,as we try to verify your identity and put an extra security on your online banking account.

The log-in attempt was made from:
IP address:
ISP host:

If you decide to ignore this request, we will temporarily lock your online account access and conduct further investigations.

We ask that you allow at least 72 hours for the case to be investigated.

Click to update your account

St.George Bank Limited ABN 92 055 513 070 AFS Licence No. 240997