The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  PayPal - Your account access is limited.
From:  "PayPal Accounts Department"<>
Date:  Thu, 10 Jan 2008 12:47:59 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "PayPal - Your account access is limited." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 10 Jan 2008 12:47:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PayPal Accounts Department"<>, although it may have been spoofed.

                Dear PayPal account holder,

        PayPal is constantly working to ensure security by regularly screening the accounts in our 
We recently reviewed your account, and we need more information to help us provide you with secure 
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):

January 9, 2008: We have reason to believe that your account was accessed by a third party. We have 
access to sensitive PayPal account features in case your account has been accessed by an 
unauthorized third 
party. We understand that having limited access can be an inconvenience, but protecting your 
account is our 
primary concern. 

(Your case ID for this reason is PP-386-959-031.)

        How can I restore my account access?

Please visit the Resolution Center and complete the "Steps to Remove Limitations." To visit the 
Center, please follow the link below:


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

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