ShortNews
+ + + 3 BRANDNEW NewsTickers for your Website! + + + easy configurable in less than 1 Minute + + + GET'EM NOW! + + +

   Home | Join | Submit News | MyShortNews | HighScores | FAQ'S | Forums Chat | 0 Users Online   
   
                 07/24/2014 04:20 AM  
  ShortNews Search
search all Channels
RSS feeds
   Top News High Tech
Researcher Unveils First Family Robot Jibo
more News
out of this Channel...
  1.181 Visits   4 Assessments  Show users who Rated this:
Quality:Very Good
Back to Overview  
09/15/2003 10:24 AM ID: 32889 Permalink   

Barclays Warn Of Email Scam

 

Barclays Plc, a UK bank, announced on Saturday that there is an email scam across the internet that convinces users to enter their personal details by falsely claiming to be from Barclays.

The email includes a link that leads to a dummy website. A Barclays spokesperson said "Barclays is in no way involved with this email and the Web site does not belong to us." Five websites have been closed down since the scam came to light.

400 Barclays customers have been in contact with the bank, of which only 8 reported giving their personal information. The 8 accounts have been blocked and Barclays have said they will cover any financial losses endured because of the scam.

 
  Source: story.news.yahoo.com  
    WebReporter: Lois_Lane Show Calling Card      
  Recommendation:  
ASSESS this news: BLOCK this news. Reason:
   
  What's Your Opinion?
  
 
 
Copyright ©2014 ShortNews GmbH & Co. KG, Contact: info@shortnews.com