A Scam Email with the Subject "PayPal Department." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 24 Jan 2008 05:01:18 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PayPal Security Service"<firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear PayPal Customer,
PayPal is committed to maintaining a safe environment for our community of customers. 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 are contacting you to remind that on 23 January 2008 our Account Review Team identified some unusual activity in your account. In accordance with PayPal's User Agreement and to ensure that your account has not been compromised, access to your account was limited. Your account access will remain limited until this issue has been resolved.
To secure your account and quickly restore full access, we may require some additional information from you for the following reason:
We have been notified that a card associated with your account has been reported as lost or stolen, or that there were additional problems with your card.
This process is our mandatory, and if not completed within the nearest time your account or credit card may be subject for temporary suspension.
To securely confirm your PayPal information please click on the link bellow:
Please do note reply to this email.
This mailbox is not monitored and you will not receive a response.
Thank You for using PayPal