Phishing Alert: Provident Bank

WebsenseŽ Security Labs has received reports of a new phishing attack that targets customers of Provident Bank. The user receives a spoofed email, which claims the user's account contains a charge from Adultfriend Finder. The user is given an opportunity to dispute the charge via a link. Upon clicking the URL link in the email message, users are directed to a fraudulent website and asked to enter their account number and PIN. This phishing site is hosted in Japan and was up and running at the time of this alert. WebsenseŽ - Security Labs Alert: Provident Bank

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 29th November 2005 9:32PM