Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Online Access Security Upgrade

From: Halifax plc <>

This email with the subject "Online Access Security Upgrade" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 22 Mar 2008 04:58:26 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Halifax plc <>, although it may have been spoofed.

" What's new?

  • There will be a great new look to the service with a much simpler menu
  • Your homepage will be called'My accounts'
  • You'll be able to see all your accounts on one screen andtransfer money instantly between them.

Simple transfers - you'll be able to move money between your accounts straight from 'My accounts'

  • Simply select the account you wish to transfer from
  • Then select the account you wish to transfer to
  • Just enter the amount and click 'Transfer'
  • Simply select 'Take me to' from 'My accounts', choose where you want to go and click 'Go'.
  • And many more.

Compulsory update

  • As part of our security measures, We believe that, in everything else, you deserve the best in banking too. Therefore protective measures is been applied to satisfy our striving customer needs. Our technical service department is currently upgrading our SSL servers to enhance adequate banking security,to give our customers a better, fast and secure online banking service. Please click on
  • Sign in to Secured Online Banking to continue to the verification process
  • (Failure to verify your account details for online service changes will lead to account disconnection)

    Thank you.
    Online Banking Security Team
    Halifax plc.
    2008 All Rights Reserved

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