Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Please fill in the correct information to verify your identity

From: PayPal Inc. <>

This email with the subject "Please fill in the correct information to verify your identity" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 16 Apr 2007 15:08:20 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was PayPal Inc. <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear PayPal Inc. account holder,

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):

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-0XD2-0XBC-0XDA-0X37.)

How can I restore my account access?

Please visit the Resolution Center and complete the "Steps to Remove Limitations."

Completing all of the checklist items will automatically restore your account access.

Be aware that until we can verify your identity we will have no other liability for your account or any transactions that may have occurred as a result of your failure to upgrade your account as instructed above.

    PayPal Inc. Account Departement.


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