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Target:HSBC Bank
Date discovered:27/10/2006

 General The goal is to get the following information:
    • Bank account
    • Personal data


Phishing method:
    • URL link

 Email Details From: customer@hsbc-update.co.uk
Subject: HSBC Bank plc new updated secure system.

Visible link: http://www.hsbc.co.uk/1/2/personal/pib-home
Actual link: http://218.8.251.199/www.hsbc.co.uk/1/2/personal/pib-home/index.html
IP address: 218.8.251.199


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://218.8.251.199/www.hsbc.co.uk/1/2/personal/pib-home/index.html
Actual URL: http://218.8.251.199/www.hsbc.co.uk/1/2/personal/pib-home/index.html
IP address: 218.8.251.199


The phishing page will look like the following:



Description inserted by Dominik Auerbach on Saturday, October 28, 2006

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