UK Payment email scam
13 November 2012
Many people are receiving emails from a company pretending to be UK Payment.
This is a scam and any email and attached links should be ignored.
The email looks like this:
Subject: Trouble with UK Payments transaction.
Cancelled Transfer ID: XXXXXXXX
Reason for rejection: View details in the report below
Transfer report: xxx.ukpayments.org.uk/jotXXXX
2 Thomas More Square, London, E1W 1YN
Tel: 020 3217 8200
Fax 020 7489 8659
2012 UK Payments Administration Ltd
If you receive it or something similar please delete it and run a virus scan. Make sure that you report it to Action Fraud by going to the Action Fraud website or calling 0300 123 2040. If you have been caught out by the scam and submitted your details, contact the Information Commissioners Office on 0303123 1113 or via the ICO website.
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