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TKO NOTICE: Update your credit card (EBAY)
20th May 2004

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Report Summary
Date Reported
19th May 2004
Apparent Sender
Return Address <>
TKO NOTICE: Update your credit card
any information submitted into the fake eBay form is sent to a remote script for relay to the fraudsters
Bogus Web Content?
URL of web content

1. We thought at first that this may be illegitimately using a third party form to mail script to send user names and passwords given into the form to the perpetrators, but found that the domain has a redirect set up to take you to the home page.
Given that the forged eBay form in the email is coded to send your browser to a different page, it is clear that the domain is dedicated to use in Phishing Scams aimed at eBay users. See the another recent eBay Scam using this script.


" ... use this secure form to place your credit/debit card on your eBay account or to update your credit/debit card information ... "


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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TKO NOTICE: Update your credit


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