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Abbey Online Banking Account Review

Abbey Bank


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Date Reported: 29th March 2008 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM Whats this?
Email Subject:
 Abbey Online Banking Account Review
Apparent Sender:
 Abbey Bank Whats this?
Return Address:
 < > Whats this?
Email Format:  HTML Whats this?
URL of Web Content: Whats this?
 UK Whats this?
Scam number:
  • Email asks you to confirm/update/verify your account data at Abbey by visiting the given link. You will be taken to a spoof website where your details will be captured for the phishers.

  • Abbey never send their users emails requesting personal details in this way.

  • The REAL URL of the spoof website is hidden by a hyperlinked image in the body of the email. This is a technique used to get past spam filters that can only read normal text.

  • The REAL URL of the spoof website looks nothing like the actual Abbey URL.
"1. A recent change in your personal information (i.e.change of address). "

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