A Scam Email with the Subject "Update Your Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 05 Jan 2006 09:26:07 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam. The sender was <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear valued PayPal member:
It has come to out attention that your
PayPal account informations needs to
be updated as . part of .our continuing. commitment to protect .your account
and to reduce the instance of .fraud on our website. If you .could please take
5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records
you will not run into any futur problems with the online services.
However, failure to update your
records will result in account suspension.
Please update your records on or before January 6, 2005.
Once you have updated. your account records, your PayPal
session will not
be interrupted and will continue as normal.
To update your PayPal records click on the following link:
Thank you for using Paypal !
The PayPal Update Team.
Accounts Management As outlined in our
User Agreement, PayPal will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.