• Tag results for phishing

‘Phishy’ e-mail about WhatsApp scares people

Though it is not clear where the link would lead to if one clicked on the hyperlink text in the email, there are no doubts about its malicious nature.

published on : 2nd January 2019

BSE warns members against falling for phishing campaign

Phishing is a method of stealing confidential information by sending fraudulent e-mails and such messages often contain a link to a fake website where victims are misled to enter personal details.

published on : 12th September 2018

India among top 3 countries most targeted for phishing

Phishing and malware-based attacks are the most prolific online fraud tactics globally and India is one of the top three target countries for such attacks, says a report.

published on : 25th May 2018

Maharashtra man loses Rs 75,000 to phishing fraud in the name of 'Aadhaar linking'

Money was withdrawn from the bank account of a 71-year-old man by unidentified persons on the pretext of linking his account with the Aadhaar.

published on : 7th April 2018

Scamsters ask charity, swindle Rs 15 lakh from two

Falling prey to phishing, two persons including the wife of a bank manager, deposited around Rs 15 lakh in the bank accounts of fraudsters.

published on : 3rd April 2018

1,020 bank accounts used for phishing attacks: Union Minister KJ Alphons

The minister said RBI periodically reviews the cyber security developments and the threats and takes necessary measures to strengthen the cyber resilience of banks.

published on : 28th March 2018

Google rolls out anti-phishing mechanisms for iPhone Gmail app

The update will warn you about potential phishing attacks when you click on a shady link.

published on : 14th August 2017