Scam Emails Archive : Advance Fee Fraud/419

Subject: Securing your account

From: PayPal Security Team <>

This email with the subject "Securing your account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:32:02 -0700 and has been classified as a Advance Fee Fraud/419 Scam.

The sender was PayPal Security Team <>, although it may have been spoofed.

Dear valued PayPal member,

We are constantly improving our security by regularly screening the
accounts in our system. We have reviewed your account, and we need
more information to help us provide you with a more secure service.
Unfortunately, we have limited access to your account until we can
collect the information from you.

We would like you to restore the access to your account as soon as
possible. In advance, we apologize for the inconvenience.

Please download the form attachment from this email and open it in
your web browser. You may then fill in the details in the required

Thank you for using PayPal.

PayPal Account Review Team - Security Department