Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Verify And Update your Paypal acoount !

From: "PayPal Inc Department" <>

This email with the subject "Verify And Update your Paypal acoount !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 07 Feb 2006 04:28:04 -0800 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

The sender was "PayPal Inc Department" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear valued PayPal member: 

It has come to our attention that your PayPal account information 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 future problems with the online service.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension. 
Please update your records on or before February 15, 2006

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: 
Click Here

Thank You.  

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, PayPal will periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.

Visit our Privacy Policy and User Agreement if you have any questions. 
Click Here