Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Attention! Your PayPal account has been violated!

From: "PayPal Security" <>

This email with the subject "Attention! Your PayPal account has been violated!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 24 May 2006 14:49:24 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

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

Information Regarding Your account:
Dear PayPal Member!

Attention! Your PayPal account has been violated!

Someone with ip address tried to access your personal account!

Please click the link below and enter your account information to confirm that you are not currently away. You have 3 days to confirm account information or your account will be locked.

Click here to activate your account

You can also confirm your email address by logging into your PayPal account at
Click on the "Confirm email" link in the Activate Account box and then enter this confirmation number: 1099-81971-4441-9833-3990

Thank you for using PayPal!
The PayPal Team

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered. For assistance,
PayPal Email ID PP391
You should never give your PayPal password to anyone.