The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  Update Your Online Banking Information
From:  WellsFargo Bank <>
Date:  Mon, 01 Oct 2007 11:56:59 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Update Your Online Banking Information" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 01 Oct 2007 11:56:59 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was WellsFargo Bank <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Wells Fargo Customer :

Due to concerns for the safety and integrity of your WellsFargo account, we have issued this warning message. It has come to our attention that your WellsFargo account information needs to be updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account in this year 2007 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, this will lead to no future problems with the online service. Once you have updated your account records, your wellsfargo account service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

To update your WellsFargo records click on the following link:

Thank You.


Wells Fargo Online Customer Service.

Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, WellsFargo will periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements. Visit our Privacy Policy and User Agreement if you have any questions.