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Old 03-18-2003, 03:41   #1 (permalink)
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Commonwealth bank and NETBANK WARNING

Below is scam email



Dear Valued Customer,


- Our new security system will help you to avoid
frequently fraud transactions and to keep your
investments in safety.


- Due to technical update we recommend you to
reactivate your account.


Click on the link below to login and begin using
your updated NetBank account.

To log into your account, please visit the NetBank
website at https://www2.netbank.commbank.com.au...k/bankmain.htm


To review your statement, log into your NetBank
account and click the eStatements & eNotices button
in the left navigation of your Account Summary page.
Your new statement is listed in the left navigation
of the page.

If you have questions about your online statement,
please send us a Bank Mail or call us at
1-888-BKONWEB (256-6932).

We appreciate your business. It's truly our
pleasure to serve you.

NetBank Customer Care

This email is for notification only. To contact us,
please log into your account and send a Bank Mail.



If anyone followed this link and supplied id to them then I am sorry to say your idiots... but contact netbank asap!

and notice from Bank re issue

Security Alert

The Commonwealth Bank advises that some NetBank customers recently received fraudulent email requests for their NetBank Client Numbers and Passwords.

If you received an email requesting your NetBank Client Number and Password, please delete it. It is not from the Commonwealth Bank.
If you received this email and actioned the instructions, please log on to NetBank from the Commonwealth Bank site. Change your password immediately and check your account details. If you notice any unauthorised transactions, please call our help desk on 1800 022 955.
It is good practice to change your password regularly and protect your personal information. Do not follow links sent to you by email to logon to NetBank as these may be fraudulent. Make sure you log on only at our authorised site address, www.commbank.com.au.

We are investigating this fraudulent activity. NetBank is safe and has not been compromised.
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I heard about that today.

Thanks mate.
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I farkin nearly did but caught myself.

Consider me a goose. But thought if I had to enter my details I'd just go to the site and something didn't look right.
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That URL appears to be a genuine CBA address? how can entering details there be compromised?
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/me not a putah geek, but unless you see the little lock down the bottom of page when entering any passwords or ids, then stay well away.
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Thanks for the heads-up gary.
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bah - there goes another scam.
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Thanks heaps Gaz, i use Netbank all the time as it is so easy and i never get time to go to the bank these days. I'm sure some people who gets those dodgy emails will woody in to its demands though!
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I beleive a handfull of people got caught out before the scam was caught.....


(i now can afford to buy that greek island btw)
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And afford the Herrods tab too minge? Scammer!!
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