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eBay Inportant Notice
15th July 2004

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Report Summary
Date Reported
15th July 2004
Apparent Sender
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eBay Inportant Notice

Submitted form data from spoof email is captured by a remote script.

Bogus Web Content?
URL of web content



1. Spoof email form requests details which are captured and sent to a remote script at a Yahoo users webspace.

2. eBay NEVER send their users requests to update details.

3. Easy to spot this scam because of the low quality of the email, and many noticable spelling mistakes, such as Inportnat and bay.


" In order to update your account information, you need to complete the following process!"...

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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