7 days BPI flags down 10 phishing sites daily Manilatimes |Biz
Listed Bank of the Philippines Islands (BPI) said it has been taking down at least 10 phishing sites daily since the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic started. In a statement on Tuesday, the Ayala-led lender reported that several phishing attacks are repeatedly launched to trick its clients into giving their personal information during the quarantine period in the country, which started in March this year. To date, BPI said it has already detected and taken down a total of almost 2,000 phishing sites during the lockdown from March to August this year. Ramon Jocson, BPI executive vice president and ... more