Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Security Notice

From: "Barclays"<>

This email with the subject "Security Notice" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 20 Mar 2008 09:58:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was "Barclays"<>, although it may have been spoofed.


Security Alert

Dear Barclays Customer,

We recently reviewed your account, and suspect that your Barclays account may have been accessed by an unauthorized third party. Protecting the security of your account is our primary concern. Therefore, as a preemptive measure, we have temporarily limited access to sensitive account features.

  • To restore your account access, we need you to confirm your identity.
  • To do so we need you to follow the link below and proceed to confirm your information.
  • The log in attempt was made from:

ISP host :

To restore your account access click on the link below:

If a popup doesn't appear then please copy and paste the address above into your browsers address bar.

J. F. Steve

Online Security Manager

Barclays Bank plc.