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Target:Paypal
Date discovered:25/05/2006

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


Phishing method:
    • URL link

 Email Details From: support@paypal.com
Subject: Update your PayPal account

Visible link: http://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=p/gen/accounts-outside
Actual link: http://static-70-20-130-10.phil.east.verizon.net:81/paypal/index.php?...
IP address: 70.20.130.10


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: http://static-70-20-130-10.phil.east.verizon.net:81/paypal/index.php?...
Actual URL: http://static-70-20-130-10.phil.east.verizon.net:81/paypal/index.php?...
IP address: 70.20.130.10


The phishing page will look like the following:



Description inserted by Dominik Auerbach on Thursday, May 25, 2006
Description updated by Dominik Auerbach on Thursday, May 25, 2006

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