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Target:Paypal
Date discovered:06/06/2006

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


Phishing methods:
    • URL link
    • Image with link

 Email Details From: service@paypal.com <service@paypal.com>
Subject: Notification of Limited Account Access

Visible link: http://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_login-run
Actual link: https://www.measuresupdate.com/ssl/manage/account/profile/200234
IP address: 68.142.212.43


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



This screenshot is how the phishing email looks like:


 Page Details Visible URL: https://www.measuresupdate.com/ssl/manage/account/profile/200234
Actual URL: https://www.measuresupdate.com/ssl/manage/account/profile/200234
IP address: 68.142.212.43


The page contains the following trick:
•The website is installed on a HTTPS server.


The phishing page will look like the following:




Description inserted by Dominik Auerbach on Tuesday, June 6, 2006
Description updated by Dominik Auerbach on Tuesday, June 6, 2006

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