This email with the subject "MasterCard URGENT Notice" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 30 Sep 2006 11:53:49 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "MasterCard"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear MasterCard Member,
For the User Agreement, Section 9, Mastercard
may immediately issue a warning, temporarily suspend, indefinitely suspend or
terminate your Credit Card and refuse to provide our services to you if we
believe that your actions may cause financial loss or legal liability for you,
our users or us.
Our terms and conditions you agreed to state that your service must always be under your control or those you designate all times.
We have noticed some unusual activity related to your service that indicates that other parties may have access and or control of your MasterCard Credit Card.
To be able to use your credit card you must create a SecureCode. MasterCard SecureCode enhances your current MasterCard account with a secret code to protect against unauthorized use of your card and will create a digital signature and you won't have with identity theft. MasterCard it is at this time the safest way to keep the money in the world. If you refuse to activate your SecureCode in the next 3 days we will be forced to freeze your Credit Card and you will have to contact your bank for a brand new Credit Card.
To restore your Credit Card status click the link below and insert your personal SecureCode: R4F3S3