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

Subject:  New Security Upgrade On Online Banking
From:  Halifax Online <security.alert@halifax.co.uk>
Date:  Sat, 29 Mar 2008 13:52:09 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "New Security Upgrade On Online Banking" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 29 Mar 2008 13:52:09 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam. The sender was Halifax Online <security.alert@halifax.co.uk>, although it may have been spoofed.

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Dear Halifax Customer,

We recently upgraded our Online Banking security system with a newly established security server in which guarantee's your maximum protection when accessing your account online. In order to ensure you are properly updated and your account is fully protected, you will be required to Login to your account and Complete necessary forms requested, to login to your account kindly click on the " Protect Me Now " link stated below :

Protect Me Now

Thank you for banking with us.

Online Security Team -

Halifax Online.