The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Your PayPal account access is limited
From:  "Paypal Inc." <security@paypal.com>
Date:  Sat, 24 Feb 2007 09:08:26 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Your PayPal account access is limited" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 24 Feb 2007 09:08:26 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "Paypal Inc." <security@paypal.com>, although it may have been spoofed.


Your PayPal Account is Blocked


Dear Member,

We recently reviewed your account, and suspect that your PayPal account may have been accessed by an unauthorized third party. Protecting the security of your account is our primary concern. Therefore, as a preventative measure, we have temporarily limited access to sensitive account features.

To restore your online account access, we need you to confirm your account, to do so we need you to follow the link below and proceed to confirm your information:

https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_login-submit

Tank you for your patience as we work together to protect your account.

Sincerely,
PayPal Customer Service

*Important*
Please update your records on or before 48 hours, a failure to update your records will result in a temporal hold on your funds.


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