Scam Emails Archive : Generic

Subject: Online Protection Notice

From: "Halifax Bank"<>

This email with the subject "Online Protection Notice" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:53:18 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam.

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





Online Protection Notice


Dear Customer,

We take your online security seriously, which is why your personal information is protected by the latest anti-fraud systems. But you can also help safeguard your own information and privacy with our simple security checklist.

And we promise that in the unlikely event of fraud, we’ll refund your money. For the vast majority of our customers this situation will never arise, especially if you take a few simple steps to protect yourself online.

Log on here to protect your account

Our Online Banking guarantee:
We do all we can to protect you online. Even in the unlikely event of fraud, we promise you won’t lose out. As a Halifax Online Banking customer, you automatically benefit from our online fraud guarantee: If you use our online service and become a victim of online fraud, we guarantee you won’t lose any money from your account, and will always be reimbursed in full.

Yours sincerely


Karl Servini


Head of Security Team









We protect our online service with the latest security measures available. In the unlikely event you fall victim to online fraud, we guarantee you won’t lose any money from your account and we will always reimburse you in full.

Please do not respond to any emails that appear to be from Halifax asking you to confirm your personal sign in details or linking you to a website that asks you to do so. Halifax would never send emails that ask for confidential or personal security information.

If you would prefer not to receive further messages from us, please click the above link. You will receive one further email confirming your removal from our database.

Halifax is a division of Bank of Scotland plc. Registered in Scotland no. SC327000.
Registered office: The Mound, Edinburgh EH1 1YZ.
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority.