Scam Emails Archive : Auction/Escrow

Subject: Click here to restore your account !

From:, Account <>

This email with the subject "Click here to restore your account !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 31 Jul 2007 21:13:41 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam.

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

TKO NOTICE: Restored Account

Dear eBay Member,

It appears your account was accessed by an unauthorized third party. To protect your account from further unauthorized use, we have temporarily restricted your account from sending email through Ask Seller a Question or Contact eBay Member, listing and bidding on items. Additionally, the email address on your account may have been tampered with, which is why you may not have received an email about any unauthorized activity. We have taken steps to secure your eBay account.

If your account was used in any unauthorized activity, such as listing items or placing bids, this activity has been cancelled without incident. Any associated fees were credited to your account. We assure you that your credit card information is stored on a secure server and cannot be viewed by anyone.

To regain control of your account, please click on the link below:

Click here to restore your account.

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