Scam Emails Archive : Auction/Escrow

Subject: Important Security Message.

From: Lloyds Bank <>

This email with the subject "Important Security Message." was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Tue, 03 Jun 2014 03:39:38 -0700 and has been classified as a Auction/Escrow Scam.

The sender was Lloyds Bank <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear LloydsBank Customer,

We are asking all our customers to update their Lloyds bank account details to help ensure customers' trust and security.

Here's why: Recently, the ICC discovered a cyberattack on some companies. This attack affected various companies in the United Kingdom.We have therefore updated our security system to help protect our customers from any fraudulent attacks.

N:B: This attack also affected eBay and amazon users,so we strongly recommend you to update your account details below to secure your account.

click here for update

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 yur account. We apologize for any inconvenience.

 Thank you for your cooperation

Fraud Prevention Unit
Legal Advisor
Lloyds Bank.