INVESTEC FRAUD & SCAM WARNINGS
ShellShock / Bash vulnerabilityYou may be aware of media reports regarding a security bug called ShellShock or Bash which allows criminals to attack and compromise vulnerable systems.
Investec takes the protection of your information and our banking services seriously. We reassure you that none of our online systems are affected by this vulnerability and that we continually monitor the security of our sites and take ongoing action to protect them.
If you have any queries, please contact your Private Banker or email AskSecurity@Investec.co.za
R99 DEBIT ORDER SCAM
Be sure to always check your bank account balance against illegal debit orders. Normally you will only receive a sms notification for any money leaving your account provided it is an amount above R100. Criminal syndicates have are debiting R99 from accounts every month of regularly, without the victims realising. This is simply because the banks do not send notifications for amounts less than R100.
Bank Scams Warnings