Gardaí issue warning over phishing scam
on 16/08/2013 16:01:02
Gardaí say they are getting daily reports about money being stolen from bank accounts.
"Criminal organisations are sending these emails purporting to be from a bank requesting customers to login with all their details including passwords, security codes and mobile numbers," gardaí said in a statement.
"This web page will have the appearance of your bank's webpage but it will be one created by the criminals."
Garda fraud squad detectives say banks do not send emails asking for passwords or account details.