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Fake SMS with "anomalia na contagem"


Millennium bcp DOES NOT send SMS with links

We do hereby alert you for SMS messages, supposedly sent by Millennium bcp identifying an
“anomalia na contagem”, requesting you to access a link, as exemplified below:

 

 

It represents another case of phishing with the purpose of capturing the full access codes, such as:

 

 

Millennium bcp DOES NOT request the full Multichannel Access Code (the 7 digits).

In this phishing action, the mobile phone number and the data of a bank card are also requested:

 

 

Following this phishing action, Authorisation Codes are sent by SMS to the Client
to CONFIRM the installation of the Millennium App and/or transactions
(for ex. Transfers, Payment of Services, MBNet Cards).

By transmitting the Authorisation Code, the transactions are executed and debited in the bank account!

 

 

Please be reminded that...

Millennium bcp:
  • NEVER request the installation/update of software after access;
  • NEVER SEND SMS with links;
  • NEVER SEND email messages with links;
  • NEVER request the full Multichannel Code (the 7 digits);
  • NEVER request the Client’s mobile phone number;
  • NEVER request, by phone the authorization codes sent by SMS;
  • NEVER requests Authorisation Codes for transactions simulation;
The access to Millennium bcp's website is done by entering the User Code and three random positions of the Access Code;
Whenever you access your bank accounts using Millennium bcp Website, make sure that the address begins with https://ind.millenniumbcp.pt/ (Individuals access) and https://emp.millenniumbcp.pt (Companies access) and that at the end of the address, a lock is shown, as below:

addresses

Always check carefully the contents of the SMS you receive with authorization codes that, apart from the code, contain data of the transaction. In case you receive a SMS without having made a transaction, please contact us immediately.




Analyse the e-mails you receive before opening them, always confirming the source, the subject and the spelling.
If you still have doubts, delete the e-mails without opening them.





Remember: The protection of your assets and of your computer depends on you!




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Published in 22.04.2021

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If you ever find something out of place at www.millenniumbcp.pt/en or if you need further information
please contact us using Banco Mail or, alternatively, by telephone on
918272424 / 935222424 / 965992424 (domestic call)
or +351210052424 (international call).

The cost of the calls depends on the specific prices agreed by you with your telecommunication operator.​

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