Offaly Credit Union members warned of email scam

The branch have confirmed the unusual activity

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Offaly Credit Union members warned of email scam

Offaly Credit Union members warned of email scam

Tullamore Credit Union have warned of an email scam targeting members today.

Writing on Facebook, they wrote: "We have been informed this morning by our IT suppliers that there is currently a phishing scam targeting credit union members."

The email scam consists of a message from a fake email address, creditunion@online.ie, with a file called ‘Payment Confirmation’ attached.

The members already targeted have been encouraged to open the attached file. Tullamore Credit Union has warned people by saying, "Do not under any circumstances open such an email.

You can report such activity to your local branch.

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