The Scamdex Scam Email Archive - Advance Fee Fraud/419 o

Subject:  Halifax Alert: Online Banking Security Notification!!!
From:  Halifax Bank <online.1alert@online.co.uk>
Date:  Sat, 22 Mar 2008 21:19:17 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "Halifax Alert: Online Banking Security Notification!!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 22 Mar 2008 21:19:17 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Halifax Bank <online.1alert@online.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.



Dear Customer

Halifax PLC. has been receiving complaints from our customers for unauthorized use of the Halifax Online accounts. As a result we are making an extra security check on all of our Customers account in order to protect their information from theft and fraud.


Due to this, you are requested to follow the provided steps and confirm your Online Banking details for the safety of your Accounts. Please Click Here To Start .


However, Failure to do so may result in temporary account suspension. Please understand that this is a security measure intended to help protect you and your account. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Thanks for your co-operation.

Fraud Prevention Unit
Legal Advisor
Halifax PLC.


Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail sent to this address cannot be answered.




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