The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) wishes to alert members of the public in Hong Kong to a fraudulent website with the domain name "www.網上銀行.biz". The website looks similar to the official website of Wing Lung Bank Limited (Wing Lung Bank). Wing Lung Bank has clarified that it has no connection with the fraudulent website.
Wing Lung Bank has reported the case to the Hong Kong Police Force for further investigation. Anyone who has provided personal information to the website or has conducted any financial transactions through the website should contact Wing Lung Bank at 2952 6666 or 3711 7900 and any local Police Station or the Commercial Crime Bureau of the Hong Kong Police Force at 2860 5012.
For media enquiries, please contact:
Anissa Wong, Manager (Communications), at 2878 1802 or
Natalie Wu, Officer (Communications), at 2878 8246
Hong Kong Monetary Authority
13 August 2010