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Corrected: Tweeting about banking troubles? You're a fraudster's dream


(Corrects typo in Mark Nicholls' surname and amends his title)By Lawrence White and Emma RumneyLONDON (Reuters) - Customers who use social media to vent frustration at their banks when services go down are inadvertently making themselves targets for fraudsters, law enforcement officials and industry insiders said.That was the case for customers of Britain's TSB, many of whom took to social media to complain after a computer systems migration by the bank left thousands of users locked out of their accounts.The bank's chief executive on Wednesday said TSB saw the daily rate of attempted fraud ...

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First Published: Fri, June 08 2018. 23:09 IST