Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: PayPal Accounts Management !

From: "PayPal Security Center" <>

This email with the subject "PayPal Accounts Management !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 23 Apr 2007 15:43:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

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

Dear valued 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.

However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension. Please update your records on or before April 26, 2007.

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.
PayPal Update Team

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