Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Alert : Important message for Internet Banking customers

From: Anz Online Security Department <>

This email with the subject "Alert : Important message for Internet Banking customers" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 13 Aug 2007 20:23:10 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was Anz Online Security Department <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Important message for Internet Banking customers

Dear Valued Anz Customer

Customers have recently been targeted with a hoax email leading to a false bank website. The email is asking ANZ customers to confirm their account details. When the link in the email is clicked on, a false ANZ Internet Banking log on page appears and account information may be captured if details are entered.

We have decided to put an extra level of security to protect your accounts and to reduce the instance of fraud on our website , Click on Sign in to Secure Online Banking .
(Remember Failure to verify your account details may lead to account been Frozen for security Reasons)

Thank you.
Online Banking Security Team

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