Cyber Crimes


Cyber safety tips for Net Banking Users

• Password protect the mobile phone having your banking application. It is recommended to set the maximum number of incorrect password submissions no more than three.

• Choose a strong password to keep your account and data safe

• Review your account statements frequently to check for any unauthorized transactions

• Change your password regularly

• Report a lost or stolen phone immediately to your service provider and law enforcement authorities

• Never give your PIN or confidential information over the phone or internet. Never share these details with anyone

• Don’t click on links embedded in emails/social networking sites claiming to be from the bank or representing the bank

• Don’t transfer funds without due validation of the recipient, as funds once transferred cannot be reversed

• Don’t store sensitive information such as credit card details, mobile banking password and user ID in a separate folder on your phone

• Don’t forget to inform the bank of changes in your mobile number to ensure that SMS notifications are not sent to someone else

• Never reveal or write down PINs or retain any email or paper communication from the bank with regard to the PIN or password

• Be cautious while accepting offers such as caller tunes or dialer tunes or open/download emails or attachments from known or unknown sources

• Be cautious while using Bluetooth in public places as someone may access your confidential data/information

• Be careful about the websites you are browsing, if it does not look authentic, do not download anything from it