[Dshield] Fwd: ALERT: Your email has not been received by eBay.(KMM90984046V82225L0KM)
keith at keithbergen.com
Tue Sep 23 14:15:49 GMT 2003
Unfortunately the email that they sent back did not make the
post. It must have got stripped as an attachment.
Here is the EBAY response. I'm not sure if you've ever tried
to contact them, but they don't make it very easy to do so.
---- Ebay response ----
ALERT: Your email has not been received by eBay.
We reserve the spoof at ebay.com email address for handling
reports of Web
sites that have been set up to impersonate eBay. In order to
these reports in a timely manner and provide help to members
been affected by this type of activity, we only accept emails
forwarded to this address.
If you received this message after attempting to report an
appears to have come from eBay but actually directs you to
please make sure that you used the forward function of your
program with spoof at ebay.com in the "to" field. Do not alter
line, add text to your message or forward the email as an
If you have any other concern, please use our Help system by
"help" at the top of eBay's Home page.
**Please do not respond to this email, as your reply will not
eBay SafeHarbor Team
---- End Ebay Response ----
---- Original message ----
>Date: Tue, 23 Sep 2003 08:46:43 -0500
>From: fkamp at comcast.net
>Subject: Re: [Dshield] Fwd: ALERT: Your email has not been
received by eBay.(KMM90984046V82225L0KM)
>To: General DShield Discussion List <list at dshield.org>
>Have you tried telling them of your concerns?
>It could be that you are technically more capable than the
people they employ.
>They might welcome your insight.
>Keith Bergen wrote:
>> Well, here I was diligently reporting the problem to Ebay.
>> Knowing how Outlook worked, I created a new message to
>> spoof at ebay.com, and then attached the original message.
>> would allow them to view the original message intact. For
>> those that use Outlook, if you simply forward the message,
>> you get none of the useful header information.
>> Then I get this gem of a message back from them saying they
>> will only accept the message as a forward, and that they
>> don't want it altered any way. I think this is rediculous.
>> I simply forward it, it will be altered! The way that I
>> it was unaltered.
>> It's no wonder that people can easily dupe the Ebay
>> when Ebay does little to help them.
>> Oh yeah, they also provide a web interface for submitting
>> problem email. How are you supposed to paste a graphical
>> message into a text box? And if you pasted the source, then
>> they wouldn't have the graphical image that contains the
>> original message?
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