Phishing Alert: Vodafone

Websense® Security Labs™ has received several reports of a new phishing attack that uses the Vodafone brand name to phish for personal information. Users receive an email stating that they have won an online cash promotion. The user is prompted to contact a claim agent via the telephone number or email address provided in the email. The email message also has a link to the phishing website. The site prompts the user to enter the promotion code from the message to verify their "winning" status, and retrieve their claim agent's contact information.

The phishing site is hosted in the United States and was up at the time of this alert. Websense® - Security Labs Alert: Vodafone

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 25th January 2006 2:50AM