Irish Water warns of online scam

Irish Water has warned that members of the public are being targeted by an online scam.

They say two fake emails are being sent around with the aim of collecting bank details.

The company is reminding people that it will never ask for financial information in an email.

The company said that it wishes to reassure customers that there has been no breach of its systems.

Anyone who suspects they have been targeted should contact the Garda Fraud Bureau and change their Irish Water passwords immediately.

More on this topic

Irish Water warned about failing filters in Leixlip plant in 2014Irish Water warned about failing filters in Leixlip plant in 2014

Irish Water's plans to charge for wasted water on hold until 2022Irish Water's plans to charge for wasted water on hold until 2022

Thousands told not to drink tap water in CavanThousands told not to drink tap water in Cavan

Narrowing gap between supply and demand in Dublin, warns Irish WaterNarrowing gap between supply and demand in Dublin, warns Irish Water


More in this Section

Expert says Ireland experiencing a hidden allergy health crisisExpert says Ireland experiencing a hidden allergy health crisis

Howlin denies party has changed stance on discussing coalition with Sinn FéinHowlin denies party has changed stance on discussing coalition with Sinn Féin

'There will be blood on HSE’s hands' if West Cork hospital services are downgraded, public meeting told'There will be blood on HSE’s hands' if West Cork hospital services are downgraded, public meeting told

Author warns of wave of unfriendliness descending on Irish peopleAuthor warns of wave of unfriendliness descending on Irish people


Lifestyle

The American actor never fails to impress with her fashion choices.Blake Lively’s 7 best red carpet moments

Let love bloom with these heartfelt choices. By Hannah Stephenson.5 of the most romantic plants for Valentine’s Day

Kya deLongchamps explores the essentials you should know before considering an extension to your home.Planning an extension? What to consider before knocking down walls

My wife has gone to war. It all started when we got the news that no parent wants to hear — there is a case of headLearner Dad: It turns out that lice thrive on clean and shiny hair

More From The Irish Examiner