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Halifax Online Banking - Personal information



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Date Reported: 30th June 2009 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM Whats this?
Email Subject:
 Halifax Online Banking - Personal information update
Apparent Sender:
 Halifax Whats this?
Return Address: Whats this?
Email Format:  HTML Whats this?
URL of Web Content:
  Whats this?
Anchor text of URLs:
mslogin.asp?source=halifaxcouk Whats this?
 Location not available Whats this?
Scam number:
  • Email asks you to confirm/update/verify your account data at Halifax by visiting the given link. You will be taken to a spoof website where your details will be captured for the phishers.

  • Halifax never send their users emails requesting personal details in this way.

  • The anchor text appears as a legitimate URL, but don't be fooled - clicking on it will take you to a phishing site!


Dear customer,

Thank you for confirming your telephone
contact details.

If you have made any amendments to your
contact details these have now been updated.

Please note that if you hold any joint
accounts, only your details will be updated.

This confirmation email has been sent as a
security precaution.

If you did not make this number
change/confirmation, please visit the webpage
phone lines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days
a week.


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