Amazon Phishing Scam - Reactivate Your Account
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Date: 1 November 2007
From: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: Urgent! Reactivate your Amazon.com account
> Dear Customer,
>The Amazon.com Online department temporary disabled your account.
After three unsuccessful login attempts your account was temporary disabled until further investigations.
All cards (except the temporary cards) from this account are suspended.
You must reactivate your account at Amazon.com immediately, or you won't be able to use your cards again.
> Once you have completed these steps, we will send you an email notifying that your account is available again.
The information you provide us is all non-sensitive and anonymous - No part of it is handed down to any third party.
> Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.
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"The information you provide us is all non-sensitive and anonymous"
How can you supply sensitive user information and stay anonymous at the same time? What is the purpose of an account suspension if you can remove the suspension simply by supplying non-sensitive, anonymous information?