The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Generic o

Subject:  PayPal - Notification of Account Limitation
From:  "PayPal" <>
Date:  Wed, 12 Mar 2008 13:19:00 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "PayPal - Notification of Account Limitation" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 12 Mar 2008 13:19:00 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was "PayPal" <>, although it may have been spoofed.

        Dear PayPal account holder,

        PayPal is constantly working to ensure security by regularly screening the accounts in our 
system. We have
 recently determined that different computers have tried logging into your PayPal account,and 
multiple password
 failures were present before the logons. Until we can collect secure information, your access to 
sensitive account
 features will be limited. We would like to restore your access as soon as possible, and we 
apologize for the

        Why is my account access limited?

        Your account access has been limited for the following reason(s):

 March 10, 2008: We have reasons to believe that your account has been accessed by a third party. 
We have
 limited access to sensitive PayPal account features in case your account has been accessed by an 
 third party. We understand that having limited access can be an inconvenience, but protecting your 
account is
 our primary concern. 

(Your case ID for this reason is PP-386-959-031.)

        How can I restore my account access?

        Please visit the Resolution Center and complete the "Steps to Remove Limitations."
        To visit the Resolution Center, please follow the link below:


        Completing all of the checklist items will automatically restore your account access.
        Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered. 

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