Contact us immediately if you think you’ve been targeted

Our security centre consultants are here to help you if there’s any unusual activity on your account.

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Fraud Hotline
  • 0860 557 557
  • 011 501 5089
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Block your card

You can block your card/s on the Absa Banking App if you misplace it.

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Secure call centre

011 354 4058

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Report phishing emails

secmon@absa.co.za

Latest scams – here’s what you need to know

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How to stay secure

#ProtectYourKeysToTheSafe -  Banking is safer with these precautions 

Chip and PIN card 

  • Your card has a microchip which is impossible to counterfeit.
  • If you enter the wrong PIN three times, your card will be locked. You will need to visit the branch to unlock it.

ATM

Our ATM security feature stops criminals from inserting other objects into the machine.

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Voice biometrics 

We are implementing a biometric system in our telephone dealings with our customers.

DebiCheck

This is a verification system that gives you control of your debit orders.

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Online security measures 

  • Use the on-screen keypad
  • You will receive an SMS when you logon
  • You can download the free antivirus software.

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Banking App

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How we keep your money safe

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App verifications

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SMS alerts

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Advanced encryption and firewall

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Contact details

Fraud Hotline: 
0860 557  557
+27 (0) 11 501 5089

3D Secure Call Centre:
+27 (0) 11 354 4058