Citi Bank Phishing E-mail

Received reports that unauthorized third parties are sending phishing emails purporting to be from Citibank. These emails contain links and a call to action. This is a scam. These emails are fraudulent.

Following the link will likely result in the download of malware (known as spyware, computer virus, etc.) to your PC.

Recently Reported sender of Phishing e-mail:

  • alerts [at] citibank.com
  • noreply [at] citibank.com

Previously Reported sender of Phishing e-mail:

  • BERANDAHSX84 [at] UNCW.EDU
  • customerservice [at] serviceemail9.citibank.com
  • alerts [at] servicemail7.citibank.com
  • citibankonline [at] servicemail1.citibank.com
  • alerts-no-reply [at] servicemail5.citibank.com
  • businessaccess [at] citibank.citigroup.com
  • payroll [at] citibank.citigroup.com

Beware of suspicious e-mails with an attachment or those asking you to click on a link to an unknown website. Also, use a commercially available antivirus program that blocks computer virus and spyware, and keep it regularly updated.

How to stay alert

  • Never open an e-mail from anyone you do not know.
  • Avoid accessing suspicious websites.
  • Do not log in to Citibank Online from public computers, such as those in internet cafes.
  • Do not share your computer with the general public.
  • Use a commercially available antivirus or firewall program that blocks computer virus and spyware, and keep it regularly updated.
  • Carefully read messages when you download or install new software.
  • Check for spelling errors within the email.