Kindly be informed that Maybank does not send any SMS with a link to update/confirm your identity or details. If you have encountered any, please do not open the link to protect yourself from becoming a victim of malware scam.
It is advisable to contact our Customer Service Centre at 1300 88 6688 if you received any suspicious SMS related to Maybank.
How does this malware scam works?
1. Victim receives an SMS with a link to Maybank2u website from 66628
2. Victim opens the link provided.
iOS device: A phishing notification appears
Android device: A fake Maybank2u website (phishing site) appears
3. Victim follows the installation instructions provided.
Once the download completed, the malware is installed in the device. Victims may receive an SMS from an unknown number saying "Hi" and followed by a few other messages from the same number. This text message is sent to test the malware in the device with the info provided.
Don't be a victim of email or SMS fraud! Reach our internet banking fraud hotline at +603-5891 4744