Subject: Urgent! Update Your Amazon.com account information
From: "Cynthia Schofield" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Sun, 28 Oct 2007 11:36:56 -0700
A Scam Email with the Subject
"Urgent! Update Your Amazon.com account information"
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Sun, 28 Oct 2007 11:36:56 -0700 and has been classified as a
The sender was
"Cynthia Schofield" <email@example.com>,
although it may have been spoofed.
Scam Tag Cloud
loginamazonwinaccountrecordsserviceurgentonlineuser will dearhttp://www.amazon.com/cgi...
NO CHART DATA - EMAIL HAS NOT YET BEEN ANALYSED
Scam Email Headers
This a (redacted) view of the raw email headers of this scam email. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) has been suppressed, but can be
supplied as received to appropriate agencies.
Sun, 28 Oct 2007 11:36:56 -0700
"Cynthia Schofield" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sun, 28 Oct 2007 11:36:45 -0700
Urgent! Update Your Amazon.com account information
Domain Names used for collecting scam email ("Honeypot email accounts") have been obscured and replaced with the token 'HUN1P0T'
Community Action - SPAM/non-Scam Report
Occasionally, incorrectly categorized emails get into the Scamdex Scam Email Database and need to be removed. If this
email has Personally Identifiable Information (PII), or is, in your opinion, from a bona-fide entity, let us know.
Scamdex will, as soon as is practicable, take-down any emails that in our opinion should not
be in our database. Note that ALL emails in the Scamdex Scam Email Database were received as Unsolicited Commercial Email, aka UCE or
SPAM, via unpublished 'Honeypot' email addresses.
It has come to our attention that your Amazon.com 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 28, 2007.
Once you have updated your account records, your Amazon.com session will not be
interrupted and will continue as normal.