Scamwatch: Commonwealth Bank warns ‘verify account’ email is a hoax


Scamwatch: Commonwealth Bank warns ‘verify account’ email
Scamwatch: Commonwealth Bank warns ‘verify account’ email is a hoax Community Every year, thousands of Australians are targeted by scams, whether it be online, via phone, mail or even in person.


Scamwatch: Bank warns ‘verify account’ email … | GLONAABOT
The email the Commonwealth Bank is warning customers is a hoax…. The banking institution said it is aware that some customers had received an em…


Commonwealth Bank of Australia—phishing email SCAMwatch
Some emails even include the Commonwealth Bank logo. Emails will warn of a fake security scare that has led to your account being frozen and will request personal details, including information about your bank accounts, credit cards and PIN or password to unlock your account. You will be asked to verify an unusual transaction, such as one to …


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Commonwealth Bank issues urgent warning on new email scam …
“This is a phishing page masquerading as a fake Commonwealth Bank sign-in page,” Mailguard warns. A screengrab from the scam email. Credit: Supplied / Mailguard “Once users have entered their ‘client number’ and ‘password’ to ‘log on’, these are harvested by the cybercriminals behind this phishing scam.


CBA warns customers of phone scam | Computerworld
The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) is warning customers to hang up on scammers, pretending to be from the bank, who claim the customer’s computer has been hacked.


How to protect yourself from scams – CommBank
Scammers may use deceptively similar email addresses (e.g. @combank.com) and mimic the look and feel of official messages to trick you into thinking a message is legitimate … Include an urgent call to action, such as asking you to unlock or verify an account, or log on and pay a traffic infringement notice. They might also contain malicious …


Stop and check before you fall prey to scammers – CommBank
According to Scamwatch, over $16m will be lost by people who gave their personal information away to scammers in 2019. Australians continue to spend at record levels on their cards, and as merchants and consumers embrace online shopping, ‘card-not-present’ fraud is increasing, too.


Scams and identity theft – How to know if it’s a scam …
the email, text or phone call is unexpected; there’s a deadline or sense of urgency; there’s a promise of financial benefit or a threat of fines, debts or jail. If you have any suspicion that something is a scam, call or email our Scams and Identify Theft Helpdesk. Our staff can offer support and advice on what steps to take following a scam.


CommBank SMS scam: Do not open these messages
THE Commonwealth Bank is warning customers not to respond to a text message which instructs them to log into their accounts via a link provided as part of a phishing scam.