Scam Emails Archive : Phishing, ID Theft

Subject: Revision Account Information !

From: "FAIRWINDS Credit Union" <>

This email with the subject "Revision Account Information !" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 03 Oct 2006 23:56:11 -0700 and has been classified as a Phishing, ID Theft Scam.

The sender was "FAIRWINDS Credit Union" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Customer

Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the FAIRWINDS Credit Union
account we have issued this warning message.

It has come to our attention that your FAIRWINDS Credit Union 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
out 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 October 04, 2006.

Once you have updated your account records your FAIRWINDS Credit Union account
service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your FAIRWINDS Credit Union records click on the following link:

Thank You.

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, FAIRWINDS Credit Union will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.