Phishing is a general term for e-mails, text messages and websites fabricated and sent by criminals and designed to look like they come from well-known and trusted businesses, financial institutions and government agencies in an attempt to collect personal, financial and sensitive information. It’s also known as brand spoofing.
E-mail Money Transfer Alert: Please verify this payment information below…
It has come to our attention that your online banking profile needs to be updated as part of our continuous efforts to protect your account and reduce instances of fraud…
Dear Online Account Holder, Access To Your Account Is Currently Unavailable…
Important Service Announcement from…,
You have 1 unread Security Message!
We regret to inform you that we had to lock your bank account access. Call (telephone number) to restore your bank account.
Contact your bank/financial institution or credit card company to see if these are actual emails sent from them. Do not use a phone number or other way of contact provided in the email.
How to report Email Scams
Copy and paste the email and send it to the following
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