»

USBank.com Fake/Phishing SMS or Text Messages

 +
USBank.com Fake/Phishing SMS or Text Messages

Would you share this Article with others?

U.S. Bank customers are asked to look out for phishing SMS or text messages that appear as urgent alert notifications, asking them to click on a link. The fake text messages, sent by cybercriminals, have links that go to a phishing USBank website that steals the credentials, or usernames and passwords of USBank customers. Once the cyber-criminals who sent the fake messages have gotten the stolen information, they will use it to gain access to their potential victims' USBank accounts and use the accounts fraudulently.

The Phishing U. S. Bank Text Message

From: usbinf75@verizon.com

([www.USBANK.com] Alert - Urgent Notification. Follow: http://bit.ly/2d0onbK Today.)

USBank customers should never click on a link in a text or email message to sign into their accounts. They should instead, go directly to www.usbank.com and sign in from there. And, if there is some wrong with their accounts or they are to view some important message, it will be shown to them right after they have signed in.

Now, USBank customers who have already been tricked by the fake text messages, are asked to change their USBank password, check their accounts for any discrepancy, and contact USBank immediately.

Note: Some of the names, addresses, email addresses, telephone numbers or other information in samples on this website may have been impersonated or spoofed.

Please share what you know or ask a question about this article by leaving a comment below. Check the comment section below for additional information, if there is any. Remember to forward suspicious, malicious, or phishing email messages to us at the following email address: info@onlinethreatalerts.com. And, report missing persons, scams, untrustworthy, or fraudulent websites to us. Tell us why you consider the websites untrustworthy or fraudulent. Also, to quickly find answers to your questions, use our search engine.

You can help maintain Online Threat Alerts (OTA) by paying a service fee. Click here to make payment.

Comments, Questions, Answers, or Reviews
(Total: 10)

To help protect your privacy, please do not post or remove, your full name, telephone number, email address, username, password, account number, credit card information, home address or other sensitive information in or from your comments, questions, or reviews.

The comments, reviews or answers below do not necessarily reflect the views of Online Threat Alerts.

  • August 4, 2018 at 11:45 AM by an anonymous user from San Antonio, Texas, United States

    I don't get texts or emails from this bank but, I'm getting a lot of sex sites saying that I have joined and it also shows that I have an account set up and everything and it's not me.

    I had an amazing boyfriend but, now he believes I'm cheating on him. My Google history shows ALL the time that I'm on sex sites and at hotels. This all has ruined my personal life. I'm so sick and tired of it all. I want it all to stop. NOW!!!

    remove

    • July 18, 2019 at 5:23 AM by an anonymous user from Miami Beach, Florida, United States

      Yeah that’s happened to me too and it happened to be a group of people that I guess came across one of my social media accounts and had some problem with me personally, and I had everything you described and more. I even received an email from someone that said they managed to get malware on my phone by my carelessness.

      I admit and they have access to everything that is on my phone and I have to pay them 5000 in bitcoins or they are going to ruin my online reputation which they have been doing now whether the email itself is real or not they know that I am having problems with everything that has to do with my phone and what is weird was that email was sent through a friend online I was having a conversation with

      remove

  • May 2, 2018 at 1:55 PM by an anonymous user from Charleston, South Carolina, United States

    Now they are fishing regular email, not just texts. I don't have a USBank account, but I got this message:

    "usbank@stjamesmac.com

    U.S. Bank Message

    View this email as a Website page. See our Security Policies.

    Your credit-based card was billed at Apple Store for $2,834.56.

    Please do not reply to this email. If you would like to contact us, please log in to U.S. Bank Online at usbank.com and send a message to Customer Service.

    You are receiving this e mail because you signed up for notifications via U.S. Bank Online Banking. If you no longer want to get this alert, log in to U.S. Bank Online Banking at usbank.com to temporarily terminate or permanently delete this notification.

    View Your Receipt Here

    U.S. Bank Online Banking

    Sent from Windows Mail"

    This is the second scammer that said I had a charge from the Apple Store; nope - never bought anything from there! Thanks!

    remove

  • March 1, 2018 at 2:48 AM by an anonymous user from Seattle, Washington, United States

    If someone has my name and number address social security number, what should I do

    remove

    • March 1, 2018 at 3:27 AM by info

      Contact your local police department immediately to file a theft report. You should also contact SSA directly at 1-800-772-1213 to request a replacement Social Security Card.

      remove

  • January 6, 2018 at 4:58 PM by an anonymous user from Chicopee, Massachusetts, United States

    Here's another one:

    1800usbanks@alerts.usbank.com

    remove

  • September 22, 2017 at 12:36 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "usbank@client.com

    (Card Blocked.) US Bank Visa Card Payment failed.

    To unblock your card start verification:

    hxxp://www.idntreview.us"

    remove

  • August 30, 2017 at 12:18 PM by an anonymous user from Blue Springs, Missouri, United States

    I just received this text & don't even have a US Bank account:

    "FRM:8004775623@online.net

    MSG:(U.S. Bank): Account locked. Call us now at: (844) 307-6013

    Customer ID: CBJF21H"

    remove

  • April 11, 2017 at 1:06 PM by info

    Here is another scam:

    "From: 6129614243@vzwpix.com

    Your US BANK Online Account has been restricted for security reasons. Please login : hxxp://www.usbancorp-m.ga/u1/6129614243.mob"

    remove

    • May 11, 2019 at 1:21 AM by an anonymous user from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

      That has happened to me with getting on to my app accounts, new and/or recently reset.

      remove

 Show More Comments (10)
Write Your Comment, Question, Answer, or Review
Write your comment, question, answer, or review in the box below to share what you know or to get answers. NB: We will use your IP address to display your approximate location to other users.
Your comment, question, answer, or review will be posted as an anonymous user because you are not signed in. Anonymous posts cannot be edited or deleted. Sign-in.

USBank.com Fake/Phishing SMS or Text Messages