A new smishing (text) scam has been circulating recently. These text messages mention outstanding shipping costs and if these costs have not yet been paid, then the package will not be delivered. These messages also contain links that read "Track your Package". These messages can also include personalisation, such as your first and second name, do not be fooled by this.
There are other, similar messages that have been circulating which ask you to "confirm your credentials for delivery today". The links provided in these messages link to a phishing site that is branded similar to that of the An Post website where customers are asked to share confidential information and bank details.
View examples of the text messages in circulation regarding undelivered packages.
Please Note: We will never ask you to divulge full security credentials. If you have responded to one of these texts please contact our Fraud Department on +353 (1) 669 5851