[Dshield] FW: Visa Security Update

Louis Hablas Lou.Hablas at rzim.org
Thu Mar 11 14:00:10 GMT 2004

Received the following note.  It's definitely a phishing scam.  I didn't
click on the 'Continue' button, but somebody on list may want to explore
more fully.  Header info. shows the following--looks like an open proxy
( from pacbell's world.  I've forwarded info. to abuse at same
<mailto:abuse at same> .
Header Info:
Received: from (adsl-64-166-210-148.dsl.lsan03.pacbell.net
[]) by ATL0NTS-EXCH.rzim.org with SMTP (Microsoft Exchange
Internet Mail Service Version 5.5.2657.72)
 id G4DBM946; Wed, 10 Mar 2004 23:52:08 -0500
Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2004 20:53:42 -0800
From: Visa Service <  <mailto:security at visa-security.com>
security at visa-security.com>
X-Mailer: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2800.1158
Reply-To: Visa Service <  <mailto:security at visa-security.com>
security at visa-security.com>
Organization: Visa International Service
X-Priority: 3 (Normal)
To: <email address>Subject: Visa Security Update
Mime-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/html; charset=iso-8859-1
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
-----Original Message-----
From: Visa Service [mailto:security at visa-security.com]
Sent: Wednesday, March 10, 2004 11:54 PM
To: <email address> 
Subject: Visa Security Update

Dear Sir/Madam,

We were informed that your card is used by another person or stolen. It
could happen if you have been shopping on-line, and someone got your
"Billing information" including your card number. To avoid and prevent any
billing mistakes and to refund your credit card, it is strongly recommended
to proceed filling in the secure form on our site and applying for our Zero
Liability program. This program is free and it will help us to investigate
this accident.

Sincerely yours, Visa Support Assistant, Alwin Desagun.

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