Something smells Phishy
Posted by tim in The internet sucks! on September 25, 2004
Subject: ATTN: Safeguard your account MsgID# 91379245 From: Robbie Hamm <Citibank.firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: 09/25/2004 1:03 AM To: 'Webmaster' <email@example.com>
Dear Customer: Recently there have been a large number of cyber attacks pointing our database servers. In order to safeguard your account, we require you to sign on immediately. This personal check is requested of you as a precautionary measure and to ensure yourselves that everything is normal with your balance and personal information. This process is mandatory, and if you did not sign on within the nearest time your account may be subject to temporary suspension. Please make sure you have your Citibank(R) debit card number and your User ID and Password at hand. Please use our secure counter server to indicate that you have signed on, please click the link bellow: http://126.96.36.199/customer/ !! Note that we have no particular indications that your details have been compromised in any way. Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter and thank you for using Citibank(R) Regards, Citibank(R) Card Department MsgID# 91379245 (C)2004 Citibank. Citibank, N.A., Citibank, F.S.B., Citibank (West), FSB. Member FDIC.Citibank and Arc Design is a registered service mark of Citicorp.
Wow, you'd better give them your account number right away!!!
- Posted by Fufu (Guest) on September 27, 2004 at 10:13:20AM