Phishing Scam Fail!August 28, 2010
Got An Email Tonight From “Standard Bank” and I expected a fully graphical scam phishing email, but instead I got this – the HTML code of that graphical email instead. I think they must have accidentally set it to plain text instead of HTML. Here’s a copy of the message below. (Please Do Not Visit The Links In This Post, They’re Phishing Links)
Date: Fri, 27 Aug 2010 14:30:09 +0200 (CEST)
X-OriginalArrivalTime: 27 Aug 2010 12:31:54.0805 (UTC) FILETIME=[D5436E50:01CB45E3]
We added an extra layer of security to protect you from Identity theft and Online transfer not initiated by you. So that your Online banking will be fully protected against fraud and Identity theft
Kindly Update Your Account For Extra Security
So yea – effective phishing mail – NOT!