A Scam Email with the Subject
"Security Alert - Bank of America Account Security Measures Notification"
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Sun, 07 Oct 2007 13:16:28 -0700 and has been classified as a
The sender was
although it may have been spoofed.
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Security Alert - Bank of America Account Security Measures Notification
Sun, 7 Oct 2007 22:14:27 +0200
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Online Banking Profile Update Required.
Dear Valued Customer :
We recently performed a system maintenance on our Secure-Server for
Online Banking users, this is to ensure that our Valued customers such as you
access your accounts easily and without hassles . This Upgrade was designed in
order to provide a better and risk-free Online Banking session, during an attempt
to upgrade your account into our newly-secured secured-server we were unable to
update your account therefore leading us to send you this e-mail letter which was
sent directly from our Secured Updating Server. You are required to click on the "
Update Now " link stated below in order to update your account , clicking on the " Update Now " will
take you to our external secured server ( Fully Secured ) where you will be required to fill in necessary
information in order to complete your update process . Click on the " Update Now " link below :
To Update your Online Banking records click on the following link: