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# smishing - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Gardaí issue warning to public after marked increase in text message scams
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Gardaí issue warning to public after marked increase in text message scams

Mar 9th 2021, 7:29 AM 16,001 Views 5 Comments

A total of 45 such scams were recorded in the first week of February compared with just 13 in the same period last year and in 2019.

# smishing - Saturday 23 January, 2021

AIB customers hit by increase in 'smishing' fraud attacks
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# Fraud

AIB customers hit by increase in 'smishing' fraud attacks

Jan 23rd 2021, 12:21 PM 28,090 Views 27 Comments

Gardaí are warning bank users not to click fraudulent links in texts or give away personal details.

# smishing - Saturday 5 December, 2020

Warning over spate of fake texts claiming customs charges owed on online buys
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Warning over spate of fake texts claiming customs charges owed on online buys

Dec 5th 2020, 6:30 AM 90,193 Views 16 Comments

Warnings issued as scammers are using so-called “sim towers” to circulate fake text messages purporting to be from legitimate parcel delivery firms.

# smishing - Monday 10 August, 2020

Bank of Ireland to reimburse victims of smishing scam
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Bank of Ireland to reimburse victims of smishing scam

Aug 10th 2020, 1:07 PM 33,131 Views 42 Comments

The bank will also launch a campaign to raise awareness of smishing.

# smishing - Friday 7 August, 2020

Poll: Have you ever received a smishing text message?
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Poll: Have you ever received a smishing text message?

Aug 7th 2020, 9:28 AM 48,490 Views 54 Comments

Smishing scams are all too common.

# smishing - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Bank of Ireland to conduct review after customers lose thousands of euro in text scam
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Bank of Ireland to conduct review after customers lose thousands of euro in text scam

Aug 6th 2020, 4:30 PM 65,700 Views 85 Comments

Fraudsters have targeted people via texts that appear to be from the bank.

# smishing - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Gardaí warn of text message scam telling people their AIB bank card has been compromised
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Gardaí warn of text message scam telling people their AIB bank card has been compromised

Jul 28th 2020, 10:54 PM 26,742 Views 16 Comments

Individuals are then asked to send the card to one of three addresses.

# smishing - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Youth arrested as gardaí and Bank of Ireland warn of text message 'smishing' scam
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Youth arrested as gardaí and Bank of Ireland warn of text message 'smishing' scam

Jun 17th 2020, 8:51 PM 64,936 Views 18 Comments

A number of reports have been received by gardaí in relation to this scam.

# smishing - Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Gardaí warn public over text message scam seeking to gain personal bank details
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# Fraud

Gardaí warn public over text message scam seeking to gain personal bank details

Aug 21st 2019, 1:47 PM 18,809 Views 8 Comments

People are being asked to contact their bank immediately if they believe they have been scammed.

# smishing - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Bank of Ireland warns customers over 'smishing' text scam
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# Alert

Bank of Ireland warns customers over 'smishing' text scam

Jan 31st 2017, 6:55 PM 21,181 Views 21 Comments

A link in the message might contain malware.