A new mail is at the moment in circulation and is pretending to be from UK based credit card provider Mint. The content of the mail goes like,
Subject: Mint.co.uk - Minimum payment due
Your credit card minimum payment is due
Your latest credit card bill has been attached above
View attached file to proceed
Once the receiver clicks on the the attached file,a html file is loaded in their browser which contains a link.When users click on this link, they are directed to a fake website where they are asked to provide their login details in order to get access.By doing so, they are simply giving the scammers their login details. As such, their account can be hijacked and further fraud can be conducted.
We advise our readers not to click on suspicious links and never submit any login details.