"eBay Thank You For Your Purchase or Order" Phishing Scams

eBay customers or online users who have received email messages like the one below thanking them for their order or purchase is a phishing scam. The fake emails are being sent by cyber criminals to trick potential victims into responding with "Ship my order" to confirm their so-called orders, or "This is not my item" if the so-called items were sent to them by mistake. Once the online criminals receive a response from their potential victims', they will ask their potential victims to visit phishing websites that steal credit card information, online account credentials or personal information. The potential victims may also be asked to visit malicious websites that will infect their computers or mobile devices with viruses, ransomware, spyware or other malware.

eBay Thank You For Your Purchase or Order Phishing Scams

Sample of an "eBay Thank You For Your Order or Purchase" Phishing Scam

-- Forwarded message --

From: ebay.com <reply@fermance.com>

Date: Sun, May 28, 2017 at 12:47 AM

Subject: Thank you for your order

ebay.com

Thank you for your order :

1.Axel Panel Platform Bed, Queen,

Price: $718 $1,148.80

We need your confirmation to ship your order, please Click Here and reply with " Ship my order ".

If you think this was sent to you by mistake, please Click Here and reply with " This is not my item ".

Recipients of the fake or phishing emails are asked to delete and should not follow the instructions in it. Online users who have already being tricked are asked to contact their banks if they tricked into using their credit card on the website that they were taken. They are also asked to change the password for their online accounts.

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  • December 5, 2020 at 1:14 AM by an anonymous user from: Dupont Circle, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

    What are y'all going to do about this? I have already been ripped off by Amazon and YouTube treats me like a criminal and won't let me on their site because I click on email and was hacked. they took money out of my bank off my credit card Amazon wound up with $50 that I've been trying to get back for almost 2 years now I'm growing tired of this you people are making money hand-over-fist and don't give a s*** about the people that are getting ripped off

  • March 9, 2018 at 4:58 AM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: Amazon [mailto:newsletter@fundera.com]

    Sent: Thursday, March 08, 2018 3:44 PM

    Subject: - You have purchased an item worth $560.

    Amazon.com

    Thank you for your order :

    1. Currey & Co 6912 Archer Red Ceramic Table Lamp

    Price: $560 $861.54

    · we need your confirmation to ship your order, please Click Here and reply with " Ship my order ".

    · if you think this was sent to you by mistake, please Click Here and reply with " This is not my item ".

  • September 24, 2017 at 9:53 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    - Forwarded Message -

    "From: "Service@intl.paypal.com" <norepplypaypplZXIX1I@actionZXIX1I.live.mail.com>

    Sent: Sunday, September 24, 2017 11:12 AM

    Subject: Thank you for your purchase on Sun, 24/09/2017

    Order confirmed. Thank you!

    eBay

    Hi dear - Order confirmed. Your order has shipped to 861 E Sandhill Ave, Carson, California, United States

    BALANCE DUE: GBP 171.00

    Metode Payment : Paypal

    GOPRO HERO 4 Session Action Camera GPS WiFi Video Photo Camcorder BRAND NEW

    Estimated delivery : Fri. Dec. 23 - Jan. 21

    Shipping service : Standard Int'l Shipping

    Item # : 281862130319

    Transaction id : 1487509438018

    Its Not You?

    Dispute Payment

    GOPRO HERO 4 Session Action Camera GPS WiFi Video Photo Camcorder BRAND NEW ..."

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"eBay Thank You For Your Purchase or Order" Phishing Scams