Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: PayPal Billing Services

From: "payPal Department" <>

This email with the subject "PayPal Billing Services" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 04 Oct 2006 10:01:29 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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

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Dear PayPal Member,

Thank you for choosing PayPal. Unfortunately there has been a problem processing your billing information for the month of October, 2006.

As part of our security measures, we regularly screen activity in the PayPal system. During a recent screening, we noticed an issue regarding your account.

A recent review of your account determined that we require some additional information from you in order to provide you with secure service.

For your protection, we have limited access to your account until additional security measures can be completed. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Please visit PayPal as soon as possible to remove the limitation from your PayPal account.

To review your account and some or all of the information that PayPal used to make its decision to limit your account access, please visit the Resolution Center. If, after reviewing your account information, you seek further clarification regarding your account access, please contact PayPal by visiting the Help Center and clicking "Contact Us".

We thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand that this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your account. We apologize for any inconvenience.

PayPal Account Review Department

Please do not reply to this email. This mailbox is not monitored and you will not receive a response. For assistance, log in to your PayPal account and choose the Help link located in the top right corner of any PayPal page.

PayPal Email ID PP522