Malware

Review your computer’s security setting from time to time

What is Malware?

Malware (malicious software) is a generic term for different types of malicious code. Examples of malicious code include computer viruses, worms, trojan horses, spyware & adware and ransomware. Potential damage can include modifying, destroying or stealing data, gaining or allowing unauthorised access to a system, and executing functions that a user never intended.

How to prevent?

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  • Do not download any programs or software onto your computer from suspicious sources, or click on the hyperlinks and attachments from questionable sources including malicious SMS or MMS messages
  • Download and update the Bank’s Mobile Apps with “China Construction (Asia) Corporation Limited” as the trusted and verified developer at the official application store only.


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  • Install personal firewall, anti-virus and/or anti-spyware software programs in your computer and always run the programs before downloading programs or software or opening emails or SMSes
  • Regularly update your personal firewall, anti-virus and/or anti-spyware software programs and change your password
  • Use the latest versions of operating system, applications and browser


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  • Do not use public/ shared computers or mobile devices to logon to Online Banking and Mobile Banking


Please refer to the Beware of Fraudsters
https://www.hkma.gov.hk/eng/smart-consumers/beware-of-fraudsters/



Protect your Personal Digital Keys; Beware of Fraudulent Links!
Don’t be tempted by quick money! Don’t lend your account to anyone for money laundering!