A Scam Email with the Subject
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Tue, 08 Aug 2006 18:24:13 -0700 and has been classified as a
Phishing, ID Theft Scam.
The sender was
"PayPal Security Center"<firstname.lastname@example.org>,
although it may have been spoofed.
Scam Tag Cloud
paypalpaypal.comloginwinaccountrecordsserviceonlineuser will securitydearhttp://www.paypal.com/cgi...
NO CHART DATA - EMAIL HAS NOT YET BEEN ANALYSED
Scam Email Headers
This a (redacted) view of the raw email headers of this scam email. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) has been suppressed, but can be
supplied as received to appropriate agencies.
Tue, 08 Aug 2006 18:24:13 -0700
"PayPal Security Center"<email@example.com>
Mon, 9 Aug 2004 04:17:43 +0300
Domain Names used for collecting scam email ("Honeypot email accounts") have been obscured and replaced with the token 'HUN1P0T'
Community Action - SPAM/non-Scam Report
Occasionally, incorrectly categorized emails get into the Scamdex Scam Email Database and need to be removed. If this
email has Personally Identifiable Information (PII), or is, in your opinion, from a bona-fide entity, let us know.
Scamdex will, as soon as is practicable, take-down any emails that in our opinion should not
be in our database. Note that ALL emails in the Scamdex Scam Email Database were received as Unsolicited Commercial Email, aka UCE or
SPAM, via unpublished 'Honeypot' email addresses.
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
August 10, 2006.
Once you have updated your account records, your PayPal session will not be
interrupted and will continue as normal.