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Date Reported: 11th June 2005 Whats this? Risk Level: MEDIUM Whats this?
Email Subject:
 Your eBay account will be suspended
Apparent Sender:
 eBay Whats this?
Return Address:
 < > Whats this?
Email Format:  HTML Whats this?
URL of Web Content: Name=hhoverUS&UpdateCreditCard&siteid=0 SignIn&ssPageName=h hsinUS&ssPageName=hhoverUS&UpdateCredit Card&siteid=0SignIn&ssPageName=hhsinUS Whats this?
 France Whats this?
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  • Email asks you to confirm/update/verify your account data at eBay by visiting the given link. You will be taken to a spoof website where your details will be captured for the phishers.

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

  • The REAL URL of the spoof website is disguised as " SignIn".

  • The REAL URL of the spoof website looks nothing like the actual eBay URL.
"Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of your eBay account we have issued this warning message. "

Dear eBay member,

Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of your eBay account we have issued this warning message.
It has come to our attention that your account information needs to be updated due to inactive members, frauds and spoof reports.If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and renew your records. You will not run into any future problems with the online service. However, failure to update your records will result in account suspension.

Once you have updated your account records, your eBay account service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. Please follow the link below, login to your account and renew your account information: dll?SignIn

eBay Department

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