Immediately, several banks issued warnings to customers during the past hours, regarding text messages and phone calls aimed at stealing and penetrating bank accounts with customers of these banks.
The banks stressed, on their customers, not to disclose any information or personal data related to the password, accounts, or others, so that their bank accounts would not be hacked.
In this topic, we will show you the cases of hacking your bank account, according to the Arab portal for technical news “Aitnews” and it came as follows:
1- If any purchases you did not make appear in your monthly account statement, you can identify this by tracking and reviewing the periodic statement transactions from your bank.
2- In the event that the customer receives a message stating that the electronic banking services are blocked due to some wrong attempts to enter the password or account name.
3- If your bank transactions are refused to complete with the card, as a result of stopping the cards issued by the bank after being subjected to an organized targeting process by hacker networks, the bank may stop the cards as a precautionary measure.
4- If you notice the previous signs on your bank account, you must take several measures, the first of which is to quickly contact the bank’s customer service and inform it of any unusual movements that are made on your account, so that the bank can quickly maintain your balance or return the funds that have been withdrawn.
5- The next step is to change the passwords and secret codes of your bank accounts or cards immediately, preferably choosing complex and strong passwords that are difficult to guess.
6- You should also submit a request to temporarily suspend or freeze your account by contacting the bank’s customer service representative or by going to one of the bank’s branches.