eBay still allows 17, 0’s or 1’s, etc, for a VIN Number on late model automobiles. This 2011 Porsche Panamera was listed with 17. 0’s and was accepted by the system.
Listen to this podcast back in 2007 where Micheal Donahue of EauctionAir.com talked about scammers using this sloppy code to scam vehicle buyers.
eBay never fixed this vulnerability just like they never fixed the XSS Redirect URL Vulnerbility.”
It’s called SUCKER BAIT Folks! Don’t be a sucker and swallow the Hook, Line, and Sinker! 😉