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********** Account Update Notification

Hsbc Bank Plc


 

 
Scam Report
Date Reported: 15th March 2010 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM Whats this?
 
Details
 
Email Subject:
 ********** Account Update Notification
Apparent Sender:
 Hsbc Bank Plc  Whats this?
Return Address:
 service@hsbc.co.uk Whats this?
Email Format:  HTML Whats this?
 
URL of Web Content:
 http://www.kvarki.net/includes/js/hsbconline.php
  Whats this?
Anchor text of URLs:
 1) https://www.hsbconline.co.uk Whats this?
Location:
 Location not available Whats this?
 
Scam number:
 8686-112558-341414
 
Comments:
  • Email asks you to confirm/update/verify your account data at Hsbc Bank Plc by visiting the given link. You will be taken to a spoof website where your details will be captured for the phishers.


  • Hsbc Bank Plc never send their users emails requesting personal details in this way.


  • The anchor text appears as a legitimate URL, but don't be fooled - clicking on it will take you to a phishing site!


  • The spoof website this email links to was not online at time of this report, but variations of the scam which link to working websites are bound to exist, so be wary! The website may have been taken down or disabled by the hosts, but quite often these websites are hosted on the personal computer of the phishers, so may only be online at certain times.


     
Content
 
 

Dear Hsbc Online Customer,

Verify and Secure your information by
clicking the link below:

HTTPS://WWW.HSBCONLINE.CO.UK

*IMPORTANT*

NOTE: FAILURE CAN RESULT TO ACCOUNT
SUSPENSION.

Security Advisor
Hsbc Online Banking 2010.

-------------------------

Please do not reply to this e-mail. Mail
sent to this address cannot be answered.
For assistance, log in to your Hsbc Bank
account and choose the "Help" link on any
page.

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