SBI: The safety and security of the hard-earned money of the customers is the priority of all banks. The State Bank of India (SBI) has also reminded its customers time and again from the fraudsters. The largest public sector bank in the country has recently taken to Twitter to advise its customers to refrain from sharing any sensitive details online or offline. It has also recommended against downloading any app from an unknown source. One must also beware of the fraudsters pretending to be calling from SBI, RBI, government offices, police, KYC authority to protect one’s hard-earned money.
Recently, the tweet from the official Twitter handle of SBI said, “We advise our customers to be alert of fraudsters and not to share any sensitive details online or download any app from an unknown source.”
We advise our customers to be alert of fraudsters and not to share any sensitive details online or download any app from an unknown source.#StaySafe #StaySecure #BeAlert #CyberSecurity #CyberSafety #SBIAapkeSaath pic.twitter.com/swhJjjlIcY
— State Bank of India (@TheOfficialSBI) June 13, 2021
The SBI has also noted certain points for the customers to follow to avoid getting trapped by any fraudster. They are as follows:
1) One must not share your credentials like date of birth, debit card number, internet banking ID/ password , debit card pin, OTP and other personal details
2) One must be beware of the fraudsters pretending to be calling from SBI, RBI, government offices, police, KYC authority
3) An SBI customer must not download any mobile app based on telephone calls/ emails from any unknown source
4) On must not respond to unsolicited attractive offers received through emails, SMS and other social media
The SBI customers must note that SBI or any of its representative never sends any email/SMS or calls you over phone to get your personal information, password or one time SMS (high security) password. Any such e-mail/SMS or phone call is an attempt to fraudulently withdraw money from your account through Internet Banking. One must not respond to such emails or phone calls and must report immediately at [email protected].
To avoid from falling into the hands of the fraudsters, the SBI customers must keep the above-mentioned points in mind.