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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.
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.
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.
Money was withdrawn from the bank account of a 71-year-old man by unidentified persons on the pretext of linking his account with the Aadhaar.
Falling prey to phishing, two persons including the wife of a bank manager, deposited around Rs 15 lakh in the bank accounts of fraudsters.
The minister said RBI periodically reviews the cyber security developments and the threats and takes necessary measures to strengthen the cyber resilience of banks.
The update will warn you about potential phishing attacks when you click on a shady link.