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TKO NOTICE: eBay Registration Suspension
5th August 2004

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Report Summary
Date Reported
5th August 2004
Apparent Sender
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TKO NOTICE: eBay Registration Suspension

Submitted form data on spoof email is forwarded to a remote script.

Bogus Web Content?
URL of web content



1. The spoof email pretends to be from eBay and requests verification of account details to keep the account active. Details are captured and forwarded to a remote script at: oamncjfdsjKKdsjdxcmnzkjsjeLKKLKdsjnxs/ksjdeISJJSjjISSdlldkDKJlLX cdcawerfDEurERRudsksalfkmcxXXlkdmfldllLKJDjedssjheflkcgiesadkKJ EDjdfklluseridLKSKdskdmxskjdeEEdkjas7837sdkjd/a.php.

Traced to a server in Sydney, Australia.

2. eBay NEVER send out emails requesting details from users.


"Dear eBay User, During our regular update and verification of the accounts, we could not verify your current information. Either your information has changed or it is incomplete."...

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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