A new smishing (text) scam has been in circulation. These text messages state that unusual activity has been detected on your account. A sample of these texts read:
"Permanent Tsb: We have detected unusual activity on your account. Please login to verify: www.Open-24-site/online".
The links provided in these messages link to a phishing site that is branded similar to that of our Open24 website where customers are asked to enter their Open24 number, password and 6 digit access code.
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.