What is Phishing?
Phishing are fraud emails sent by fraudsters which trick you into providing your personal information, or downloading a virus that can steal your information.
How can I spot Phishing?
You get emails from someone claiming to know you, or someone with a high & respectable rank who asks for your personal information or asks you to download an unknown file.
How can I protect myself against Phishing?
- When in doubt, dont provide any personal or financial information. You never know who is able to see your information.
- Never click on website links from emails always key the address into your web browser, especially if they look like a request for personal information.
- Always keep your desktop protection software updated. These include anti-virus, anti-spyware, firewall and other software.
- To protect yourself better, read our Security Alerts & News, to stay updated of the latest fraud attacks circulating on the Internet.
What should you do if you have revealed your banking details to fraudsters?
If you suspect you have been a victim of fraud, and have
revealed your personal banking details to fraudsters of this
nature, please call our hotline.