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18th May 2004

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Report Summary
Date Reported
first reported 28th April 2004
Apparent Sender
Return Address
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disguised link leads to bogus web content - submitted form data is captured by a local script and forwarded to the fraudster's email address.
Bogus Web Content?
URL of web content
A forged form is displayed in a pop up style window (28/04/04 - OR 18/05/04 - in front of another window containing the genuine home page.

1. Employs script to open two browser windows - the genuine home page as a backdrop to the bogus page.


" It has come to our attention that your eBay billing updates are out of order. "...


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.


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