Fraudulent emails have been sent out to many Irish internet users containing the following subjects:
- Your AIB Internet Banking access has been locked
- Your Internet Banking Access Is about to expire.
- Important Message: Confirm Your AIB Security Upgrade 2009
- Online Banking Alert!
- Note that Your AIB Code Card is about to expire
These email have been designed to look as if they have come from firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com . These emails have not come from AIB they are part of a scam by a group of cyber criminals to trick you into entering your banking details into a fake AIB website. This type of scam is knows as a Phishing attack.
Note: AIB do not request any codes from your AIB Code Card to login.