Types of Internet scams


Opened an email with an offer that’s too good to be true, or a request to click on something unexpected?                                   

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Received a call asking you to share sensitive banking information like a PIN or password? 

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Got an SMS asking you to update personal information or alerting you to an unexpected security problem? 

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SIM scams

Found that there's a temporary hold placed on your account? We normally do this if we suspect a fake SIM swap. 

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419 scams

Heard from a stranger who says that you’ve won or inherited a large sum of money? 

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