SCAM NHS Covid Message

Posted by: Mark - Posted on:

PLEASE BE AWARE …

The following email has been received, please be vigilant should you receive it do NOT respond to it.

What should you do next?

This email is coming from a nhs.net account that has been compromised (phished). You will not be able to mark it as SPAM or Junk because it’s from the ‘same organization’ (NHS.net), therefore please refer to Rules # 2 and 3.

Rule #1: Never EVER, share your password (or personal information)

Rule #2: See Rule #1! Never EVER share your password or personal details, no matter who is asking.

Rule #3: If in doubt, see Rule #1 and delete it or put the phone down!

Rule #4: Make your colleagues aware of SPAM and PHISHING emails/phone calls

Rule #5: Report it! – spamreports@nhs.net

Also remember, the COVID-19 vaccine is free of charge on the NHS. The NHS will never ask for:

your bank account or card details

your pin or banking password

copies of personal documents to prove your identity such as your passport, driving licence, bills or pay slips.

COVID 19 VACCINE FACT CHECK

                You don’t need to apply for it

                You don’t have to pay to receive it

                You don’t need to share bank details to confirm your identity