A Scam Email with the Subject
"Dear PayPal Inc. account holder,"
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Thu, 04 Oct 2007 15:40:05 -0700 and has been classified as a
Phishing, ID Theft Scam.
The sender was
although it may have been spoofed.
Domain Names used for collecting scam email ("Honeypot email accounts") have been obscured and replaced with the token 'HUN1P0T'
Community Action - SPAM/non-Scam Report
Occasionally, incorrectly categorized emails get into the Scamdex Scam Email Database and need to be removed. If this
email has Personally Identifiable Information (PII), or is, in your opinion, from a bona-fide entity, let us know.
Scamdex will, as soon as is practicable, take-down any emails that in our opinion should not
be in our database. Note that ALL emails in the Scamdex Scam Email Database were received as Unsolicited Commercial Email, aka UCE or
SPAM, via unpublished 'Honeypot' email addresses.
We recently reviewed your account, and suspect that your PayPal Inc.
account may have been accessed by an unauthorized third-party.
Protecting the security of your account and of the PayPal Inc. network
is our primary concern. Therefore, as a preventative measure, we
have temporarily limited access to sensitive account features.
To restore your account access, please login and verify your profile.