However, the html email has a form where you submit your personal info for the purpose of helping paypal with maintenance for your account.
If you read the source code of the html email, you'll notice that the form is submitted not to a paypal server but to some server in russia or turkey (I forget which).
Anyway, read more about.
**This is all courtasey of a user(Urban) at www.pricenetwork.ca ...check it out. it is a great site for canadian users