Phishing “Phishing” is a form of internet piracy and one of the fastest growing types of fraud. It typically involves the use of a bogus e-mail message or pop-up window, along with a company’s name, graphics, or logo, to deceive recipients into disclosing personal and financial information, such as a password or social security number. […]
The First Bank of Greenwich Bank customers as well as several other Connecticut Banks are currently experiencing a telephone phishing scam. Calls are being placed to consumers from people claiming to be bank employees asking for personal information.