Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Please confirm your account information within 48 hours to avoid suspension.

From: "PayPal Dep." <>

This email with the subject "Please confirm your account information within 48 hours to avoid suspension." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 29 Jul 2006 08:03:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

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

We have reason to believe that your account was accessed by a third
party. Because protecting the security of your account is our primary
concern, we have limited access to sensitive PayPal account features. We
understand that this may be an inconvenience but please understand that
this temporary limitation is for your protection.

Case ID Number: PP-102-928-667

This is a third and final reminder to log in to PayPal as soon as

Be sure to log in as soon as possible. You can start by clicking on the link below:

Once you log in, you will be provided with steps to
restore your account access. We appreciate your understanding as we work to
ensure account safety.

In accordance with PayPal's User Agreement, your account access will
remain limited until the issue has been resolved. Unfortunately, if
access to your account remains limited for an extended period of time, it
may result in further limitations or eventual account closure. We
encourage you to log in to your PayPal account as soon as possible to help
avoid this.

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

PayPal Email ID PP638