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#vishing

# vishing - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Gardaí issue warning to public after marked increase in text message scams
# Smishing
From TheJournal.ie
# Smishing

Gardaí issue warning to public after marked increase in text message scams

Mar 9th 2021, 7:29 AM 15,941 Views 5 Comments

A total of 45 such scams were recorded in the first week of February compared with just 13 in the same period last year and in 2019.

# vishing - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

Public warned not to give out bank details after reports of phone scams
# Vishing
From TheJournal.ie
# Vishing

Public warned not to give out bank details after reports of phone scams

Feb 7th 2018, 9:15 PM 38,011 Views 20 Comments

A number of “vishing” cases have been brought to the Gardaí’s attention in the past few weeks.

# vishing - Friday 25 September, 2015

Three people transferred over €50,000 after getting phone calls from "gardaí"
# Vishing
From TheJournal.ie
# Vishing

Three people transferred over €50,000 after getting phone calls from "gardaí"

Sep 25th 2015, 8:39 AM 34,634 Views 55 Comments

People have lost a lot of money.

# vishing - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Fraudsters pretending to be high-end store staff scam Irish people out of thousands
# Bogus Callers
From TheJournal.ie
# Bogus Callers

Fraudsters pretending to be high-end store staff scam Irish people out of thousands

Aug 6th 2015, 3:24 PM 32,209 Views 32 Comments

One victim was convinced to transfer €38,000 out of their bank account.