eBay Malware Alert From Windows 10 Edge Browser

eBay Unsafe Content Warning

eBay shoppers are Seeing RED Literally. An Unsafe Content Warning is blocking sellers descriptions, according to eBay community forums. This malware alert is coming from Microsoft Windows 10 and it’s Edge Browser. It’s anyone’s best guess if this is a false positive. eBay is well known for malware alerts. From the selling community forum. It started last night. I was on the phone with CS until midnight, which of course, they knew nothing about it. I told them I was using the latest versions of windows 10 and IE. It…

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eBay And Member Security Still Does Not Compute

eBay And Member Security

Another dangerous eBay security vulnerability was recently discovered by researchers. This allows fraudsters using a highly advanced coding technique known as JSfuck, to install malware on unsuspecting members smartphones. We have been observing eBay security vulnerabilities back as far as 2004, examples are Here Here and Here. Why they allow this sloppy security is anyone’s best guess. But we believe profits trump good security. 😆 From arstechnica.com: eBay has no plans to fix a “severe” vulnerability that allows attackers to use the company’s trusted website to distribute malicious code and phishing pages,…

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PayPal Credentials For Sale On Dark Web

PayPal Accounts For Sale

An enterprising cyber criminal has opened an underground shop that peddles access to American PayPal accounts which are then accessible through an anonymous proxy service. “Webroot’s Dancho Danchev claims that the shop currently has access to 1,543 accounts along with an additional 14 sets of PayPal credentials belonging to British citizens. The prices vary from $20 for an account with a balance of $300 or so, to a static charge of $3 for accounts with no balance at all. However this criminal entrepreneur is establishing his or her prices, it…

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StupidToy99: eBay Customer Service Failure

Forum Shill AKA Sock Puppet

StupidToy99, I sincerely feel sorry for your loss. Unfortunately you are not the only one that has become a victim of, In my personal opinion, eBay’s sloppy unsecured system. Rarely has there been a day that Google’s safe browsing report has not found some form of Malware or Exploit on eBay.com. Complaining on eBay’s forums does not help, it just inviting abuse from the regular forum posters. eBay subs out their forums and moderation to a company called liveworld.com. Liveworld in turn hires message board savvy people to act as…

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Whats Your Chance Getting Infected By eBay Malware

Feel Like Gambling?

Could you get infected with Malware just by visiting eBay.com? Doc read a motors forum discussion about eBay TRS StupidToy99 got a computer virus and was scammed. The fact is there are Malware Trojans and Exploits on eBay.com. It’s a well known fact among savvy internet users like myself. And it’s been this way for quite a long time. Cappnonymous produced this video about eBay exploits and malware on 10/12/2011, and according to today’s Google’s safe browsing report, it’s still an ongoing concern. Going shopping on eBay is somewhat like…

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Is eBay Malware and Exploits Infecting Other Websites

Google Safe Browsing Report For eBay.com 02/01/2013

I was just looking at Google’s eBay safe browsing report. I’m no malware expert, but it appears if you just happen to land on one of those infected pages you will get infected too. Wonder if this had anything to do with this eBay Top Rated Seller that lost $8500 buying a car on eBay Motors? If you are using Windows XP 7 or 8, Microsoft’s Security Essentials is FREE and works fantastic. And as always, keep your Windows Updates Current. Diagnostic page for ebay.com What is the current listing…

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