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“Update your mobile number now to reactivate your account.”

Things to note:

  • Looks like an official email from your bank
  • Subject line warns of an urgent concern that needs your immediate action
  • You are instructed to click on a button to verify your account
  • Clicking on the button leads to a website where you are asked to verify your account and provide personal details

Remember: Legitimate companies or organizations will NEVER ask you to verify your personal and sensitive account information via a text message, a phone call, or an e-mail message.

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