PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – There’s a new scam going around that involves claiming to be a major local bank.
Scam text messages are hitting phones claiming issues with PNC Bank accounts and one cybersecurity expert was targeted by this one and immediately knew it was a scammer.
“My reaction immediately was, ‘oh my god I can’t believe they’re trying to do this’,” said Albert Whale, founder of IT Security Solutions.
How did Whale know immediately that this was a fraud?
“I don’t have an account with PNC,” he said.
So, when the…