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Target:Paypal
Date discovered:20/05/2006

 General The goal is to get the following information:
    • Credit card
    • Email account


Phishing methods:
    • 'Click here' link
    • URL link
    • 'text' link

 Email Details From: service@paypal.com
Subject: Unauthorized access to your PayPal account !

Visible link: Click here to verify your account
Actual link: http://www.google.com/pagead/iclk?sa=l&ai=Br3ycNQz5Q-...
IP address: 68.157.114.197


The email is designed to avoid detection from Antispam and Antiphishing. The technique is:
    • The Body of the email contains HTML content.


The phishing page contains the following trick:
    • Link redirection by means of a well known domain name



This screenshot is how the phishing email looks like:


 Page Details Visible URL: http://adsl-068-157-114-197.sip.mia.bellsouth.net:82/update/index.php
Actual URL: http://adsl-068-157-114-197.sip.mia.bellsouth.net:82/update/index.php
IP address: 68.157.114.197


The phishing page will look like the following:



Description inserted by Dominik Auerbach on Saturday, May 20, 2006
Description updated by Dominik Auerbach on Sunday, May 21, 2006

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