Phishing -Cheshire Police Warning

Alert message sent 08/03/2016 13:53:00

Information sent on behalf of Cheshire Constabulary

Phishing is the attempt to acquire sensitive information, for example usernames, passwords and credit card details or steal money by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication such as email, pop-up message, phone call or text message. 

The fraud and cybercrime reporting centre received on average 8,000 reports per month, with 96,699 people reporting that they had received a phishing scam.

Please see the attached City of London Police latest campaign supported by Cheshire Police. 

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Brian Faint (Police, Sergeant, HQ Economic Crime Unit)
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