Santander issue scam warning to customers

Banking group Santander have issued a warning to their customers after being notified of a scam that is in operation.

Thursday, 15th March 2018, 8:25 am
Updated Thursday, 15th March 2018, 9:38 am
Santander have issued a warning to their customers

Some users of the bank have reported receiving a text message from a fake account pretending to be Santander, asking them to click on a ‘secure link’.

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Santander have used their social media accounts to urge everyone who receives the text to not click the link.

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Several people commented on the Facebook post, saying that they had received the message.

Along with the warning, the banking giants have also offered this advice:

- Never share a Santander One Time Passcode (OTP) with another person. Not even a Santander employee.

- Never download software or let anyone log on to your computer or other devices remotely following or during a cold call.

- Never enter your Online Banking details after clicking on a link in an email or text message.

For further help and guidance on satying safe while banking with Santander, click here.