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Northern Rock Account Alert: Account Update

Northern Rock Account Alert


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Date Reported: 19th December 2011 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM-HIGH Whats this?
Email Subject:
 Northern Rock Account Alert: Account Update
Apparent Sender:
 Northern Rock Account Alert  Whats this?
Return Address: Whats this?
Email Format:  HTML Whats this?
URL of Web Content:
  Whats this?
Anchor text of URLs:
 1) ACCOUNT UPDATE Whats this?
 -, -, VIET NAM Whats this?
Scam number:
  • Email asks you to confirm/update/verify your account data at Northern Rock Account Alert by visiting the given link. You will be taken to a spoof website where your details will be captured for the phishers.

  • Northern Rock Account Alert never send their users emails requesting personal details in this way.


Dear Customer

We are pleased to confirm that the
Government has decided that the time is right
to return Northern Rock to the private

It has been agreed that Northern Rock will
be sold to Virgin Money, with the sale
expected to complete on 1 January

Due to this reasons we are undergoing
account update

We therefore implore you to click on ACCOUNT
UPDATE for a better security service

We apologize for any inconven...

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