• Home
  • Snapicle
  • Attention Mobile Bankers: 12 Tips To Stay Safe From Frauds
Attention Mobile Bankers: 12 Tips To Stay Safe From Frauds
 
Set up a Pin/password to access the handset menu on your mobile phone. Register/update your mobile number and e-mail ID for alerts to keep track of your banking transactions.

Set up a Pin/password to access the handset menu on your mobile phone. Register/update your mobile number and e-mail ID for alerts to keep track of your banking transactions.

Do not follow any URL in the message that you are not sure about.

Do not follow any URL in the message that you are not sure about.

Clear the browsing history, Clear cache and temporary files stored in the memory as they may contain your account numbers and other sensitive information

Clear the browsing history, Clear cache and temporary files stored in the memory as they may contain your account numbers and other sensitive information

Do not save confidential information such as your debit/credit card numbers, CVV numbers or PIN on your mobile phone.

Do not save confidential information such as your debit/credit card numbers, CVV numbers or PIN on your mobile phone.

Do not part with confidential information received from your bank on your mobile. Install an effective mobile anti-malware/anti-virus software on your smartphone and keep it updated.

Do not part with confidential information received from your bank on your mobile. Install an effective mobile anti-malware/anti-virus software on your smartphone and keep it updated.

Keep your mobile

Keep your mobile's operating system and applications, including the browser, updated with the latest security patches and upgrades.

Do not enable auto-fill or save user IDs or passwords for mobile banking online.

Do not enable auto-fill or save user IDs or passwords for mobile banking online.

If possible, maximise the security features by enabling encryption, remote wipe and location tracking on the device.

If possible, maximise the security features by enabling encryption, remote wipe and location tracking on the device.

Do not use jailbroken or rooted devices for online banking. Jailbreaking or rooting a device (the process of breaking into the phone

Do not use jailbroken or rooted devices for online banking. Jailbreaking or rooting a device (the process of breaking into the phone's built-in operating system to control it outside the vendor's original intention) exposes the device to additional malware and gains administrative or privileged access of OS.

Only download apps from official app stores such as Apple iTunes, Android Marketplace, Google Play Store and BlackBerry App World.

Only download apps from official app stores such as Apple iTunes, Android Marketplace, Google Play Store and BlackBerry App World.

Log out from online mobile banking or application as soon as you have completed your transactions. Also, make sure you close that window.

Log out from online mobile banking or application as soon as you have completed your transactions. Also, make sure you close that window.

In case you lose your mobile phone, please call our 24-hour Customer Care to disable the iMobile application.

In case you lose your mobile phone, please call our 24-hour Customer Care to disable the iMobile application.

 
 
 
 
More in National
Mumbai Man Rapes Stray Dog, Arrested After Animal Rights Activist & PE...

A barbaric incident has come into light, where a man allegedly raped a female stray dog in Navi Mumbai’s Kharghar area on August 21.

Recently posted . 3 views

Opinion | The rule of law must prevail for everyone

Whether the charges levelled against P. Chidambaram are true or not is for the judiciary to determine, but the circumstances of his arrest suggest an unseemly haste...

Recently posted . 5 views

Chidambaram Case: Can’t crack corruption if govt controls everything

If FDI was allowed freely, there would be no need for an FIPB approval or a bribe for it ... If Modi really wants to rid India of corruption, he has to eliminate ...

Recently posted . 4 views

When Pakistani Forces Fired Missile At IAF Helicopter I Was On

"I saw a huge flash at the same level we were flying at. It was just three to four hundred metres away from us.  

Recently posted . 5 views

First Moon Photo By Chandrayaan-2 Shows Apollo Crater, Mare Orientale ...

The image captured by Chandrayaan 2 shows two significant Moon landmarks, the Apollo crater and the Mare Orientale basin.

Recently posted . 5 views

 
 

Prashnawali

Thought of the day

Don’t worry about failure. Worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.
Anonymous