Monzo bank customers targeted in new phishing campaign

clock • 3 min read
Monzo has warned its customers not to click on links sent in text messages
Image:

Monzo has warned its customers not to click on links sent in text messages

The fraud collects a victim's email address, password and Monzo PIN - everything they need to compromise an account

UK customers of all-digital bank Monzo are being targeted with an SMS-based phishing campaign, aiming to steal sensitive information from their accounts. Launched in 2015, Monzo is a popular dig...

To continue reading this article...

Join Computing

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, analysis and opinion from the technology industry
  • Receive important and breaking news in our daily newsletter
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes
  • Join live member only interviews with IT leaders at the ‘IT Lounge’; your chance to ask your burning tech questions and have them answered
  • Access to the Computing Delta hub providing market intelligence and research
  • Receive our members-only newsletter with exclusive opinion pieces from senior IT Leaders

Join now

 

Already a Computing member?

Login

You may also like
Dell confirms data breach affecting 49m people

Hacking

No financial info stolen, but names and addresses were leaked

clock 10 May 2024 • 2 min read
Unsecured database exposes 2FA codes for Google, Meta and more

Threats and Risks

Database could be accessed with an internet connection and a public IP address

clock 03 March 2024 • 2 min read
New credential stealing campaign targets Zimbra email accounts

Threats and Risks

A phishing email notifies users about an upcoming email server update that could lead to temporary account deactivation

clock 21 August 2023 • 2 min read
Most read

Sign up to our newsletter

The best news, stories, features and photos from the day in one perfectly formed email.

More on Threats and Risks

New threat group CRYSTALRAY seen using variety of off-the-shelf tools to steal credentials

New threat group CRYSTALRAY seen using variety of off-the-shelf tools to steal credentials

Sysdig researchers have been following the group since February

John Leonard
clock 11 July 2024 • 2 min read
Blast-RADIUS: Major vulnerability found in common protocol

Blast-RADIUS: Major vulnerability found in common protocol

Used everywhere, from home internet to VPNs

clock 11 July 2024 • 2 min read
Over 380,000 web hosts affected by Polyfill attack

Over 380,000 web hosts affected by Polyfill attack

Follows Polyfill's acquisition by Chinese firm in February

clock 08 July 2024 • 3 min read