This email with the subject "Maximum security of our customers!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 20 Mar 2008 06:04:06 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.
The sender was "Halifax Online"<email@example.com>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Valued Customers,
At Halifax Online Banking , we take the security of our customers as the first objective of the Online Banking features. The reason why we are contacting you now is that we have upgraded our online SSL servers to a higher security level with newly installed up-to-date SSL servers in which will provide maximum security satisfaction, during an attempt to upgrade your Halifax Online Banking account we encountered a slight error with our automated update system. Therefore you are required to click on the " Update Now " button below and sign in with accurate information so as to provide maximum security satisfaction. Click on the " Update Now " button below :
We are sorry for the inconvenience caused as we know your time is precious to you, but please understand that this is designed to provide maximum security satisfaction. Thank you for your time.
Accounts Management Department -
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