The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Maintenance - Please Update Your Account
From:  -PayPal- <>
Date:  Fri, 18 Aug 2006 06:28:04 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Maintenance - Please Update Your Account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 18 Aug 2006 06:28:04 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was -PayPal- <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear -Paypal- Customer ,

We are currently performing regular maintenance of our security measures. Your account has been randomly selected for this maintenance, and you will now be taken through a series of identity verification pages.

To perform regular maintenance please click here

Please Note:
If we do no receive the appropriate account verification within 24 hours, then we will assume this account is fraudulent and will be suspended. The purpose of this verification is to ensure that your account has not been fraudulently used and to combat the fraud from our community.

Protecting the security of your -Paypal- account is our primary concern, and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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