Have you received a message claiming ‘payment on hold, call 3213255467’? It is a scam! don’t be deceived.
Every day, thousands of these scam messages are sent out by cyber-criminals to trick people and steal their personal information. If you call the number, an Interactive Voice Response system will claim there is something wrong with your debit card and will ask you to enter the 16-digit number. This is another trick used by scammers to steal their potential victims’ banking information. .
The message goes like this-
SUBJ:Payment on hold. Call 3213255467.
If you were tricked by the scam, please contact your bank for help.
Don’t forget to forward suspicious, malicious, or phishing email messages to us Here. Also, you can report scams, untrustworthy websites and tell us why you consider the websites fraudulent.
Wendy is an Entry-Level Security Analyst who's passionate about cybersecurity and dedicated to protecting people and organizations from emerging threats.
She has spent the past ten years writing articles that reveal the alarming rise of online scams, fake products, and misleading advertising. In 2019, she left her role as a Threat Alert writer and founded SabiReviews. With more Cybersecurity certifications bagged, she knows her purpose; To educate the public about cybercrimes, to provide genuine reviews about services and products, and to stop cyber crimes.