Password Reset Phishing Scam

July 5, 2013

We are receiving reports of a new email scam asking non-customers to confirm a password reset request. The subject line is "Password Reset Confirmation." The email is pretending to notify the recipient that they have successfully changed their password. A link is provided in the email for the recipient to follow if they did not make a password change request. The link provided in the phishing email takes the recipient to a Japanese web site which appears to be compromised.

This is an email scam - do not click on the link in the email or provide any personal information. This email is not from First Interstate Bank and is in no way related to anyone at First Interstate Bank.

From: EBC1961Registration@ []
Subject: Password Reset Confirmation

Your Bank password was successfully changed on 07/05/2013. If you did not make this change, or if you have any questions, please contact EBC Technical Support LINK REMOVED.
Support is available Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 8 PM PST.
This is an automated message, please do not reply. Your message will not be received. ************************************************************ This communication, including attachments, is for the exclusive use of addressee and may contain proprietary, confidential and/or privileged information. If you are not the intended recipient, any use, copying, disclosure, dissemination or distribution is strictly prohibited. If you are not the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately by return e-mail, delete this communication and destroy all copies. ************************************************************

If you have any questions about this or any other suspected email scams, please contact your local First Interstate Bank branch or our Corporate Security office at 406-237-2702.

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