Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Prevention Measures

From: "PayPal Service Departament" <>

This email with the subject "Prevention Measures" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 28 Jul 2006 08:16:11 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

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

Dear valued PayPal member: 

We regret to inform you that your account has been suspended .  
As a result, your access on PayPal has been restricted.
To start using fully your PayPal account, please update and verify your information by
responding this notification. 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. 

Please update your records on or before August 03, 2006

Once you have updated your account records, your PayPal session will not be 
interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your PayPal records click on the following link:


Thank You.