Re: ebay IDENTITY THEFT
From: Hairy One Kenobi (abuse_at_[127.0.0.1)
Date: Sun, 6 Jun 2004 11:04:02 +0100
"Plompetta" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> "Bill Unruh" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > "Plompetta" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > In the original email ( whicheveryone gets many a day) the ebay address
> > a different address as the actual tag
> > <A
> > (Of course the above might well be misread by some people's news readers
> > I changed http to httq)
> > Thus if your email program supports html tags, it will show the second
> > address but open thefirst.
> > Now I understand. What makes no sense is why the phisher did not bother
> to use an IP address or at least hex code the URL.
> Still suspicious but less so than as above.
Different skill levels. Note the use of "hacker" in the account name (which
usually indicates anything but ;o)
-- Hairy One Kenobi Disclaimer: the opinions expressed in this opinion do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the highly-opinionated person expressing the opinion in the first place. So there!