Scam Emails Archive : Generic


From: "Paypal Account Issues #232" <>

This email with the subject "WARNING: CONFIRM YOUR ONLINE Paypal ACCOUNT #143" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 25 May 2006 06:17:21 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Paypal Account Issues #232" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear PayPal Client ,

PayPal is constantly working to ensure security by regularly screening the accounts in our system We recently reviewed your account, and we need more information to help us provide you with secure service. Until we can collect this information, your access to sensitive account features will be limited. We would like to restore your access as soon as possible, and we apologize for the inconvenience.

- Why is my account access limited?

- Your account access has been limited for the following reason(s):

- * April 2, 2006: 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.

(Your case ID for this reason is PP-112-912-066.)
(Your case ID for this reason is PP-123-544-089.)
How can I restore my account access?
This limitation cannot be appealed.
- We encourage you to restore full access as soon as possible.

Once you complete all of the checklist items, your case will be reviewed by one of our Account Specialists. We will send you an email with the outcome of the review.
Thanks for your patience as we work together to protect your account

Best regards,