" We regret to inform you that your eBay account has been suspended due to
concerns we have for the safety and integrity of the eBay community."
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 valued eBay member,
We regret to inform you that your eBay account has been suspended due to
concerns we have for the safety and integrity of the eBay community.
Per the User Agreement, Section 9, we may immediately issue a warning,
temporarily suspend, indefinitely suspend or terminate your membership and
refuse to provide our services to you if we believe that your actions may
cause financial loss or legal liability for you, our users or us. We may
also take these actions if we are unable to verify or authenticate any
information you provide to us.
Due to the suspension of this account, please be advised you are prohibited
from using eBay in any way. This includes the update of your actual
If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and
update your personal records you will not run into any future problems with
the online service.
Please update your records by the 14th of October.
Once you have updated your account records your eBay session will not be
interrupted and will
continue as normal.
To update your eBay records click on the following link:
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