Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Hello: Log In

From: "Paypal Account Check"<>

This email with the subject "Hello: Log In" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 15 Jun 2007 07:18:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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


Security Measures - Are You Traveling?

PayPal is committed to maintaining a safe environment for its community of buyers and sellers. To protect the security of your account, PayPal employs some of the most advanced security systems in the world and our anti-fraud teams regularly screen the PayPal system for unusual activity.

We recently noted one or more attempts to log in to your account from a foreign country. If you accessed your account while traveling, the attempt(s) may have been initiated by you.

Because the behavior was unusual for your account, we would like to take an extra step to ensure your security and you will now be taken through a series of identity verification pages.

Here are the ip(s) from where the login attempts were initiated

 IP Address  Time  Country June 5, 2007 12:47:01 PDT Romania June 7, 2007 18:37:55 PDT Romania June 13, 2007 23:42:16 PDT Romania


Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter. Please understand that this is a security measure meant to help protect you and your account.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

If you choose to ignore our request, you leave us no choise but to temporaly suspend your account.

PayPal, Inc.
P.O. Box 45950
Omaha, NE 68145



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