This email with the subject "Your eBay Inc. account information needs to be updated !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 01 Dec 2006 19:16:59 -0800 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam.
The sender was "eBay Inc."<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear valued eBay Inc. member:
It has come to our attention that your eBay
Inc. account information needs to be
updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account and to
reduce the instance of fraud on our website.
If you could please take 5-10 minutes
of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into
any future problems with the online service.
However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.
Please update your records on or before December 15, 2006.
Once you have updated your account records, your eBay Inc. session will continue as normal.
To update your eBay
Inc. records click on the following link:
Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, eBay Inc. will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.
have any questions.