Phishing / SCAM / fraud SMS and e-mails in circulation
09-01-202014:46 edited on 09-01-202014:46
Currently there is an increasing number of fraudulent SMS and e-mails with promises of prizes or requests for payment from unknown persons in circulation. For example, the recipient is informed that a parcel delivery is pending. A small amount of money is requested for the delivery. The amount can vary. In addition, a displayed link takes you to a form in which you should enter personal data. The aim of this phishing SMS / e-mail is to make payments to the unknown person and to collect personal data.
There are also promises of winnings on the Internet on websites which tell the recipients that they have won a mobile phone and that they should fill in a form and make an advance payment by credit card so that the prize can be sent.
All these cases are fraudulent websites. If you receive such SMS or e-mail, we recommend the following:
Do not call any numbers that are sent to you unsolicited