A Scam Email with the Subject "Please Update Your PayPal Account Information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sun, 21 May 2006 12:43:41 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam. The sender was "firstname.lastname@example.org" <email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear PayPal Member,
It has come to our attention that your
PayPal® account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our website. 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.
you have updated your account records your paypal account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.
To update your PayPal records click on the following
PayPal Security Team
Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, PayPal® will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.