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

Subject:  Security Alert !!!
From:  Halifax Plc <security@halifax-update.co.uk>
Date:  Mon, 10 Dec 2007 23:06:30 -0800

A Scam Email with the Subject "Security Alert !!!" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 10 Dec 2007 23:06:30 -0800 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Halifax Plc <security@halifax-update.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Halifax Customer,

Halifax Online banking Plc announcing the New Security Upgrade.We've upgrade our new SSL servers to serve our Value Customers for better and secure banking services to protect your account against any fraudulent activities.

With the new recent upgrade in our security measure, you are hereby requested to update your online banking account as quickly as possible by clicking the link below

Verify Account Here

*Important*
These additional information will be asked during your future login security so, please provide all these info completely and correctly otherwise due to security reasons we may have to suspend your account temporarily.

Security Advisor
Halifax Bznk Plc