[Owasp-Malaysia] Fwd: Alert: Your Account Was Revoked

David Fetter david at fetter.org
Tue May 11 22:33:49 EDT 2010

On Wed, May 12, 2010 at 10:29:45AM +0800, Amir Haris Ahmad wrote:
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Maybank Group <update at m2u-alert3.com>
> Date: Wed, May 12, 2010 at 7:34 AM
> Subject: Alert: Your Account Was Revoked
> To:
>  Maybank Alert #8021
> Dear Maybank Customer,
> Your Maybank account has been revoked for security reasons after we
> discovered some security problems in your account. You are hereby required
> to immediately restore your account as revoked accounts will be terminated
> till further notice. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused as your
> privacy is our topmost priority.
> "Restore Access Here" <http://www.get24xpriority.com/M2ULogin.htm>

Another variant I've seen a lot of is some kind of allegation about an
email account--sometimes it's full, sometimes some error--along with a
request to reply with a bunch of info including username and password,
under the (too often right!) assumption that such credentials are good
in more than one place.

> Sincerely,
> Maybank Group

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