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Phishing' Warning - emails

To remind people once again - Banks DO NOT and WILL NOT send emails asking you to divulge your security passwords or codes.

An Garda Síochána have become aware of a number of incidents where members of the public have been requested on line  to provide their personal and banking details. These are attempts to defraud people and we again urge the public to protect their personal and bank details, once obtained fraudster can access your funds.

To remind people once again - Banks DO NOT and WILL NOT send emails asking you to divulge your security passwords or codes.

Recommendations:

• Do not respond to these emails,
• Do not open them,
• Delete them.
• Report any suspicious activity on your account immediately to your bank.
•  If you are calling your bank by phone, use the phone number on your bank card and not the one shown on a bogus web page.
• If you have been a victim of such a crime, report it to your local Garda Station.