Scam Emails from Banking Institutions
Below is an example of a scam email claiming to be from Abbey Bank. Banking institutions will never ask their customers to confirm their details via email messages. Should you receive a copy of the following message or something similar, do not reply to it and delete it immediately.
SAMPLE SCAM EMAIL
?Abbey National Bank UK
Dear Abbey National Bank On-line Banking client!
Our Technical Subdivision is carrying out a planned eBanking Service update
By clicking on the link below please begin the procedure of the member login update:
These instructions are to be mailed and followed by all users of the Abbey National Bank Electronic Banking
Abbey does apologize for any troubles caused to you, and is very grateful for your help.
If you are not customer of Abbey National OnLine Banking please ignore this email!
--- This is robot generated email please do not reply ---
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