The "JPMorgan Chase Bank Someone Tried To Access Your Online Banking" Scam
From: Chase - firstname.lastname@example.org
To: Recipients - email@example.com
Sent: Mon, Feb 24, 2020 4:14 pm
Subject: Someone tried to access your online banking
Attachment: secure01b_chase.com_security.html 12 KB
What is happening
We use industry-accepted security practices, constantly monitor and assess the security of our website and mobile apps to safeguard the security of your personal financial information. As a safety measure, we have suspended your access to Online Banking because you recently tried to login from an unfamiliar device or location.
What you should do
Download the attached form now
Complete the verification process to restore access
We’re here to answer your questions, whether you’re concerned about online and mobile security, our policies and practices, fraud, identity theft or ways you can protect yourself.
We appreciate your business.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Every month, thousands of these email messages are sent out by scammers to trick their potential victims into stealing their username, password, financial or personal information. Therefore, online users should never click on a link or open a HTML attachment. in an email to sign into any of their online accounts. They should instead, go directly to www.chase.com in their web browsers and sign into their account from there. If there is a problem with their accounts, they will be notified after signing in.
Online users who were tricked into opening the HTML attachment in the fake email, and who have entered their usernames and passwords on the bogus Chase website that they were taken to, are asked to change their Chase password and contact Chase bank immediately for help.