The message about reducing the limit for transactions in the “ICB Line” appeared on 11 April when Bank customers attempt to log in. “In connection with the implementation of measures aimed at combating fraud, your daily limit for transactions in the “ICB Line” temporarily reduced to the amount prescribed by the tariffs of the Bank, 10 000 rubles”, — stated in it.
As explained by the CEO of ICD Vladimir Chubar, the limit really had to introduce in connection with “cybercriminals”. What exactly happened, the head of the ICB did not specify, referring to secrecy of the investigation.
“We assume that the restriction will be in place for more than three days. On their withdrawal the Bank will be notified immediately,” said Chubar. Restrictions relate only to Internet banking. No restrictions on other operations in ICD no.
Two days ago, the mobile phones of customers when entering the Internet Bank, began to come SMS-notification that a “login successful”, said the Bank customer. Smaalen the Bank offered to call the telephone number to block access to the Internet-Bank
Earlier, on April 7-8, clients of the Bank “Tinkoff” reported blocking access to the Internet Bank and the limit in the amount of 3 thousand rubles per day on cash withdrawals on debit cards. In a press-service of the credit institution indicated that there was a technical error due to which the Bank has limited remote services two dozen clients.
On the evening of April 8, “Tinkoff” has removed the limits on cash withdrawal and restored the clients ‘ access to the Internet banking.