The Sberbank Online Site service took the seventh spot in the rating for the most downloaded apps in the Russian App Store this week. It only mimics its involvement with a domestic financial institution. RBC reports on this by referring to the rating data for the data.ai platform, formerly known as App Annie.
The product description indicates that it is not officially classified. Sberbank Online Site Seller is Said Akhmetov. Product description indicates that this. “Application for instant login to Sberbank’s online website”What and how? “In the application to access site much quicker” (spelling preserved). The Android version of the app for devices was not detected.
Sberbank stated that the Sberbank Online Site application was not officially created, but was a scam. The bank’s security team is currently working to block it. “The Sberbank Online application is not available for updating and downloading in the App Store due to restrictions. Be careful, scammers may place malicious apps under the guise banking applications., — said the representative of Sberbank. The official website of Sberbank has the Sberbank Online app available for Android-based devices.
The Sberbank Online app was not available for download from the App Store after April 12, due to sanctions. Versions of the app that were previously downloaded to user devices continue to work. Customers of banks are invited to use the mobile-friendly web version.
The current scammers targeting Sberbank customers is not the first. The top 10 most downloaded apps during the May holidays included the Sberbank Mobile Banking app, which has nothing to do the Russian Sberbank.