A Scam Email with the Subject "Securing your account" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Wed, 05 Nov 2014 12:14:54 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal Security Team <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Valued Customer,
We have detected unusual charges to a credit card linked to your account.
Your PayPal account have been limited due to the following reason:
A number of suspicious activities have triggered our security system that shows that an un-authorized user
tried to access your PayPal account with malicious intent. To minimize their efforts, we have limited access
to your account. We have sent you an attachment containing the necessary steps in order to restore your
account to its normal state. Simply download and open it in your web browser.
Please do understand that this is a security measure intended to protect you and your account.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please do not reply to this email. This mailbox is not monitored by our staff. For assistance, you may log in to your PayPal account and click Help in the top right corner of the home page.
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