"To protect the confidence of your online account, employs some of the most advanced online security systems..."
If you have received this email, please remember that it is very
common for these email scams to be redistributed at a later date with only slightly
different content or the same but with the fake page(s) hosted by a different
provider. Also, once you have received one of these hoaxes, it is also common
place to receive at least another one and usually a day or two after the first,
although not necessarily from the same apparent sender.
The Spoof Email ...
Dear Customer x,
To protect the confidence of your online account, employs some of the most advanced online security systems in the world and our anti-fraud groups hourly screen the Bank system for fraud activity.SouthTrust Bank, is committed to maintaining a secure environment for our account customers.
In accordance with SouthTrust Bank, Financial Corp.'s Agreement and to insure that your online account has not been compromised, access to your savings account was blocked. Your account access will remain limited until this question has been resolved. Banking Support are remind you that on Feb. 12, 2005 our Banking Review Team identified some unusual activity in your online account. Account Support advise you to log in and fulfil the steps requisite to return your account access as soon as possible. Allowing your account access to stay limited for a long period of time may effect in further limitations on the use of your Debit Card account and possible account closure.
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Thank you for your prompt attention to this question. Review Team apologize for any inconvenience.Please understand that this is a security measure meant to help protect you and your bank account.
SouthTrust Bank, Member FDIC, Banking Service
The Spoof Website ...