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HSBC requires the use of 128-bit Secure.



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Date Reported: 9th June 2010 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM-HIGH Whats this?
Email Subject:
 HSBC requires the use of 128-bit Secure.
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:
 1) fraud text alert 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.


Dear Customers,

At HSBC we protect your online banking
access by tracking the number of log on
attempts, Receive alerts when we spot a
suspicious transaction.

Sometimes we spot what looks like a
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check. Better still, why not join our free
fraud text alert service?

It is just another way weÃÓe working to
keep your card and your money safe.

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