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Subject:  IMPORTANT SECURITY ALERT [Message Code:#47AS87400125D]
From:  Halifax Plc <>
Date:  Tue, 01 Jul 2008 01:53:37 -0700

A Scam Email with the Subject "IMPORTANT SECURITY ALERT [Message Code:#47AS87400125D]" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 01 Jul 2008 01:53:37 -0700 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was Halifax Plc <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear Customer

Halifax PLC. has been receiving complaints from our customers for unauthorised 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.

Legal Advisor
Halifax PLC.

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