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Your Fleet account
27th May 2004

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Report Summary
Date Reported
22nd April, 24th & 27th May 2004
Apparent Sender
Fleet Bank
Return Address
Fleet <>
Your Fleet account
disguised link leads to bogus web content which is opened in pop up style window in front of genuine Fleet home page
Bogus Web Content?
URL of web content
22/04/04 version -
24/05/04 version -
27/05/04 version - - opens the forged pop up from

1. Employs script to open the genuine home page as a backdrop to the bogus page, which is opened in a pop up style window, giving it the appearance of being genereated by the genuine page.
2. Submitted form data (in the pop up window) is captured by a remote script (in Romanian web space).


" Dear customer of Fleet, The recent cases of fraudulent use of clients accounts forced the technical services of the bank to update the software. The administration kindly asks you to follow the reference given below and to confirm your data. You must complete this process by clicking on the link below and entering your Fleet ATM/Debit Card number and PIN that you use on ATM. "...


If you have received this email, please remember that it is very common for these email scams to be redistributed at a later date with only slightly different content or the same but with the fake page(s) hosted by a different provider. Also, once you have received one of these hoaxes, it is also common place to receive at least another one and usually a day or two after the first, although not necessarily from the same apparent sender.


The Spoof Email ...

Your Fleet account forged email


The bogus web page (note the small pop up style window - this contains the forged content ...

Your Fleet account bogus web content


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