This email with the subject "Online Banking Update (Imporant Notification)" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 12 Aug 2007 22:03:12 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.
The sender was Absa Bank <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Valued Absa Bank Online Customer:
IMPORTANT: Your online account information must be confirmed and verified to ensure uninterrupted service.
To enhance the level of service you receive with Absa Bank Online Services, we regularly review the online banking accounts. We have issued this warning message to inform you that we have detected a slight error in your account information. This might be due to either of the following reasons:.
|A recent change in your personal information ( i.e.change of address).|
|Submiting invalid information during the initial sign up process.|
|An inability to accurately verify your selected option of payment due to an internal error within our processors.|
As a result, we require you to confirm and verify your account information By Clicking Here and completing the confirmation process.
However, failure to confirm and verify your account information will result in temporarily account suspension. Please understand that this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your account. We apologize for any inconvenience.
If you have any question regarding this, please call us at 08600 08600, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. or simply Sign In to Online Banking and click on "Help".