08 Apr 2021
Instant Message Alert – Phishing instant messages related to Citibank, N.A.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public to a press release issued by Citibank, N.A. relating to phishing instant messages, which has been reported to the HKMA. A hyperlink to the press release is available on the HKMA website.
Anyone who has provided his or her personal information, or who has conducted any financial transactions, through or in response to the instant messages concerned, should contact the bank using the contact information provided in the press release, and report the matter to the Police by contacting the Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau of the Hong Kong Police Force at 2860 5012.
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
8 April 2021
Yes, I know – seems to be identical to the one published yesterday. But the other one actually is for messages claiming to be from Citi’s Hong Kong, and this one is from the US…