A Scam Email with the Subject
"eBay Security Request"
was received in one of Scamdex's honeypot email accounts on
Wed, 02 Aug 2006 13:46:30 -0700 and has been classified as a
The sender was
"eBay Security" <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
although it may have been spoofed.
Scam Tag Cloud
verificationactivityebaysellingaccountrecordsserviceinc.verifybuysellonlineuserrespect will securityboa(tos)dearebay.com
NO CHART DATA - EMAIL HAS NOT YET BEEN ANALYSED
Scam Email Headers
This a (redacted) view of the raw email headers of this scam email. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) has been suppressed, but can be
supplied as received to appropriate agencies.
Wed, 02 Aug 2006 13:46:30 -0700
from cpe-68-206-72-187.rgv.res.rr.com ([188.8.131.52])by sun.HUN1P0T with smtp (Exim 4.52)id 1G8Nbp-0005g2-9Zfor submitted@HUN1P0T; Wed, 02 Aug 2006 13:46:30 -0700
"eBay Security" <email@example.com>
Thu, 03 Aug 2006 00:38:26 +0300
eBay Security Request
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Dear valued eBay member,
It has come to our attention, that your eBay Billing
Information records are out of date. This requires you to verify your Account and Billing
Information. If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience
and update your billing records, you will not run into any future problems
with eBay's online service. However, failure to update your records will
result in account termination, cancelation of service, Terms of Service
(TOS) violations or future billing problems. Therefore we encourage you to
update your records within 24 hours.
Please click here to update your account records. eBay Update Center
Thank you for your time!
eBay Billing Department team.
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