Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Complete the Security Measures

From: "Paypal Safe Harbour " <>

This email with the subject "Complete the Security Measures" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 10 May 2006 15:29:02 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Paypal Safe Harbour " <>, although it may have been spoofed.


PayPal is constantly working to ensure security by regularly screening the accounts in our system. We recently reviewed your account, and we need more information to help us provide you with a secure service. Until we can collect this information, your access to sensitive account features will be limited. We would like to restore your access as soon as possible, and we apologize for the inconvenience.

Why is my account access limited?

Your account access has been limited for the following reason(s):

We recently have determined that different computers have logged into your PayPal account, and multiple password failures. We would like to ensure that your account was not accessed by an unauthorised third party. Because protecting the security of your account is our primary concern, we have limited access to sensitive PayPal account features. We reserve the right to terminate all privileges of your account on May 12, 2006. We understand that this may be an inconvenience but please understand that this temporary limitation is for your protection.

(Your case ID for this reason is PP-069-848-295.)

How can I restore my account access?

Please visit the and complete the "Security Measures."

Completing all the items will automatically restore your account access.

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.
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