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From:  "HSBC Bank Plc" <>
Date:  Sat, 19 Jan 2008 14:11:25 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "IMPORTANT SECURITY ALERT" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 19 Jan 2008 14:11:25 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "HSBC Bank Plc" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

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  Please note that our system recently noted that your attemption of signing on to your account
  was failed while some errors occurred during the processing update of your online account you are
  having with our bank.

  We sincerely hereby to notify you that you should kindly follow below link to Login to your online  
  account for your security safety ensured by our financial institution.

  Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand that this is a security measure
  meant to help protect you and your account.

  We apologize for any inconvenience.

  If you choose to ignore our request, your account may leads to be temporarily suspended.

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