A Scam Email with the Subject "Account Notice" was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:20:30 -0800 and has been classified as a Generic Scam. The sender was PayPal <firstname.lastname@example.org>, although it may have been spoofed.
Dear Valued Member,
Your account has been limited. We would appreciate your immediate attention to this matter.
Below, we will also show you the necessary steps to restore your access to its regular state.
Account Limitations prevent you from completing certain actions with your account, such as withdrawing, sending, or receiving money. These limitations are implemented when we see unusual or suspicious activity to help protect both PayPal buyers and sellers.
There are a number of reasons why your account could be limited. For instance, if we suspect someone could be using your account without your knowledge, we'll limit it for your protection and look into the fraudulent activity.
We'll also limit your account if your debit or credit card issuer alerts us that someone has used your card without your permission.
Simple. Just follow these 3 easy steps:
We regret any inconvenience, and we would like to restore your access as soon as possible.
PayPal Account Review Team