More and more online scam attempts endanger the banking positions of many Italian citizens.
Increasingly citizens Italians are at the prose with the bad intentions of scammers who cleverly insert themselves within the profiles banking of thousands of customers of credit institutions. There greatest part of the online scams, all have as their main objective, clearly, to induce the account holder to open wide the doors of your bank profile and expose it to attempted continued theft. All of this, obviously, hoping not to be discovered immediately.
BNL, Intesa Sanpaolo e Unicredit the credit institutions most affected by hacker attacks and scams. The attempts yes multiply and more and more customers become sacrificial victims on the part of scammers unscrupulous. The ubiquitous protagonist is the link through which the potential victim is asked to access his profile banking to enter the login credentials, using countless excuses, often very convincing.
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If the end always remains the same, that is appropriate savings of customers of various credit institutions, the techniques may vary depending on the tool used to set up the scam. If it is an email received let’s talk phishing, if it is a question, instead of sms we are talking about smishing. The result, in fact, does not change, on the one hand we will have an email on the other a text message. The operation, in the end it will be practically identical. The link and the attempted sabotage of the current account.
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Protagonist absolute, as anticipated, the link. From here, the scammers get access to a page through and through resembling to the homepage of our credit institution. We will think we have entered the website of our bank and instead it will not be so. THE data inserted will give the scammers the key to access our profile and authorize operations that will gradually empty our current account. Nothing could be simpler for them.