- banks NEVER ask for it
- the University would NEVER ask for it
- no law-abiding organisation or person would ever ask for it
Don’t hand your password/PIN over.
However, if you are tricked… change your password/PIN immediately. Then inform the University (work password) or your bank/credit card company (your card PIN number).
You can read more tips from the University IS Security team at http://securityblog.port.ac.uk/