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Re: Posible PayPall Scam? FW: Your PayPal account is Limited.
From: hellNbak <hellnbak () nmrc org>
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 12:12:52 -0600 (CST)

This is a known scam to gather Paypal user accounts etc etc.... Hopefully
you didn't fall for it.

On Wed, 5 Mar 2003, Epic wrote:

Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 10:32:06 -0700
From: Epic <epic () hack3r com>
To: full-disclosure () lists netsys com
Subject: [Full-disclosure] Posible PayPall Scam?   FW: Your PayPal
    account is Limited.

I wanted to put this out and get some feedback on it,  I have looked
through the source, and it is obvious that the data is not going to
paypal,  rather to a .ru host.  Has anyone else seen this, and if so
what is the proper action for me to take at this point?

Robert


----- Original Message -----
From: info () paypal com
To: bl00k () hack3r com
Sent: Wednesday, March 05, 2003 12:01 PM
Subject: Your PayPal account is Limited.

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Dear PayPal Customer


PayPal is currently performing regular maintenance of our security
measures. Your account has been randomly selected for this maintenance,
and placed on Limited Access status. Protecting the security of your
PayPal account is our primary concern, and we apologize for any
inconvenience this may cause.
To restore your account to its regular status, you must confirm your
email address by logging in to your PayPal account using the form below:


Email Address:




Password:






Bank Account


Enter Bank Account #:





Credit Card


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