Phishing is a technique that involves tricking users into thinking they’re at confidential site in order to steal the user’s confidential information, passwords, etc.
Recently we have been made aware that consumers (not necessarily members of EECU) have received emails purporting to be from EECU. The emails read:
EECU Credit Union Service
Your Contact Information Has Been Updated
You have 1 new Security message from EECU Credit Union to view the update kindly click below.
As this e-mail is an automated message, we can’t reply to any e-mails sent by return.
Copyright (C) 2017 EECU Credit Union.
EECU Credit Union Administrator Service
If you receive a similar email, DO NOT click on the link or provide any of your personal information. This is a phishing attempt and the linked site could potentially contain malware.
If you have received the email, clicked the link and provided your personal information, please contact us immediately at 817-882-0800 or visit your nearest branch so we can take appropriate action on your account.
As a reminder, EECU will never send you an email that requires you to enter personal information. Whether you access eecu.org using a link or by typing eecu.org into the browser, you should always verify that you are on a legitimate site by looking for https://www.eecu.org in the address bar and verifying the security of the site.