Sg: United Overseas Bank employee allegedly fell prey to scam & leaked personal information of 1,166 customers

Matthias Ang reports:

An employee in UOB has disclosed the personal details of 1,166 customers, who are China nationals, as a result of an impersonation scam.

According to a press release by the bank, the employee had allegedly been deceived by a China police impersonation scam, leading to the disclosure of the customers’ names, identification and mobile numbers, and account balances.

UOB added that bank account numbers were not disclosed however, and that its IT systems remain secure.

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