Irish Geronimo fell victim to a phishing scam. Photo: Edmond So Irish Geronimo fell victim to a phishing scam. Photo: Edmond So
Irish Geronimo fell victim to a phishing scam. Photo: Edmond So

Hong Kong sees sharp rise in phishing scams, as victims reveal personal data after receiving ‘SMS from the bank’

  • Cathay flight attendant who lost HK$83,000 from HSBC account hopes to get her money back
  • Hong Kong Monetary Authority warns public to beware of hyperlinks in messages apparently sent by banks

Topic |   Scams and swindles
Irish Geronimo fell victim to a phishing scam. Photo: Edmond So Irish Geronimo fell victim to a phishing scam. Photo: Edmond So
Irish Geronimo fell victim to a phishing scam. Photo: Edmond So
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