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HSBC BankŪ Possible Fraud - Notification



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Date Reported: 5th January 2011 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM-HIGH Whats this?
Email Subject:
 HSBC BankŪ Possible Fraud - Notification
Apparent Sender:
 HSBC BANK PLC  Whats this?
Return Address: Whats this?
Email Format:  HTML Whats this?
URL of Web Content:
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Anchor text of URLs:
bin/webscr?cmd=_login-submit/? 136 Whats this?
 Location not available Whats this?
Scam number:
  • 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!


HSBC BankŪ Possible Fraud - Notification
Security check !

You have received this email because your
account has been used from different
locations by you or someone else.
For security purpose, we are required to open
an investigation into this matter.

In order to safeguard your account, we
require that you confirm your banking
To help speed up this process, please access
the following link so we can complete the
verification of
your HSBC Bank Account:

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