Remember, a genuine bank will never contact you out of the blue to ask for your full PIN or password.
If you have received a suspicious TSB email, please do not respond to it, report it here and also forward it to [email protected] Every Report Matters.
Armed with this information, the fraudsters then called the victim back and persuaded them to hand over their banking authentication code from their mobile phone.
The fraudsters then moved all of the victim’s savings to a current account and paid a suspicious company.
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This added the spoofed text to an existing TSB message thread on the victim’s phone.
Known as smishing, this involves the victim receiving a text message purporting to be from TSB.
To report crime and incidents please contact us online, email us at [email protected] call 101. Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or online at on last weekend's Operation Blitz activity Friday night’s Operation Blitz was patrolled by PCSOs Maher and Walker.