Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Commonwealth Online Banking Update

From: Commonwealth Online Banking <>

This email with the subject "Commonwealth Online Banking Update" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Thu, 03 Apr 2008 00:02:01 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

The sender was Commonwealth Online Banking <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Customer,

During our regularly scheduled account maintenance and verification procedures, we have detected a slight error in your billing information.
This might be due to either of the following reasons:

1. A recent change in your personal information (i.e. change of address,
e-mail address).
2. An inability to accurately verify your selected option of payment due to an internal error within our processors.

Please update and verify your information by checking the link below:

We are requesting this information to verify and protect your identity. This is in order
to prevent the use of the Australian banking system in illegal activity.

Please do not "Reply" to this Alert.

At Commonwealth Bank we are always ready to help you. Whether you need account assistance, product information or answers to financial questions we are here for you. Send us an email, call or write us. You may also try our online help files.

Email us at:,
Call us at: +612 9762 0920 or other Customer Service Numbers.
Write us at: Commonwealth Bank,
Ground Floor Senator House,48 Martin Place 85 Queen Victoria Street, Sydney, Australia

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