The scam most often reported to Which? in the past three months has been fake text messages – also known as ‘smishing’ or SMS phishing – from Royal Mail.
Scammers are taking aim at Revolut customers with phishing texts designed to steal their data as well as Google ads listing fake phone numbers. Which? first reported a malicious Revolut ad in March but this attack has recently resurfaced, leading to one victim losing almost £8,000.
Which? is urging Barclays customers to watch out for fake text messages after uncovering a new phishing website designed to steal online banking login details.
Coronavirus has sent scammers into overdrive. Find out how to avoid one of the most prevalent threats: phishing and smishing
Action Fraud is warning of a sharp rise in scam text and emails preying on TSB customers. Here's what to watch out for and how to keep safe.
Texts from scammers purpoting to be Halifax, NatWest, Santander and other banks are asking people to hand over their details in new smishing scam.