Euros are flowing from account-destroying SMS: the police warn of a new form of fraud

Euros are flowing from account-destroying SMS: the police warn of a new form of fraud
Euros are flowing from account-destroying SMS: the police warn of a new form of fraud
--

February 2 not a single Lithuanian was deceived. Here, a woman contacted the Klaipėda County Police, who indicated that on the same day at around 8:17 p.m., after clicking on the link sent via SMS, she noticed that 3,960 euros had been fraudulently taken from her bank account.

An investigation has been launched into the illegal use of an electronic payment instrument or its data. This is punishable by a fine or arrest or imprisonment of up to six years.

Fraudsters, as it usually happens, are not only people of respectable age. Here, in 1998, the Kėdainiai district’s Krakii district was hit. born girl

Kaunas County Police informs that on February 2 around 7:30 p.m. for this woman, after receiving an SMS message with a link and entering her electronic banking data, 280 euros were deducted from her bank account.

February 2 the Vilnius resident was also deceived. It was reported that around 7 p.m. 16 min. In Vilnius, after clicking on the active link received via SMS and entering the electronic banking data, 3,450 euros were defrauded from the bank account of a man born in 1986.

A preliminary investigation into fraud has been launched. This is punishable by public service or a fine, or restriction of liberty, or arrest, or deprivation of liberty for up to three years.

The Lithuanian police also published a report on intensified fraudsters on Saturday.

The police warn that this time the courts are “attacking”, so fraudsters are inventing new forms of fraud.

“Sender no. disguised, creating the illusion of authenticity, grammatical errors in the text and the interactive link itself is known, just like .lt, but not quite.

However, if you clicked on the link and were victimized by fraudsters, report it to the police using the electronic services portal www.epolicija.lt”, – how to recognize fraudsters, the Lithuanian police said.


The article is in Lithuanian

Lithuania

Tags: Euros flowing accountdestroying SMS police warn form fraud

-

PREV The Lithuanian army is finding it increasingly difficult to find healthy men: they arrive in BMWs and complain about mental problems
NEXT Did not miss the car driving on the main road