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I was asked to manage an account on line, since the owner was travelling, and I was given a log in information, first and second transactions went okay, since it was domestic transfers, but when I was asked for the 3rd transfer, it required me COT code, And I have to pay, the online bank has no phone number, only chat.. and it says, I have to pay $4,500 for th COT code, so I said, what can’t you just deduct it on the owners account, and the answer was, Oh, I can detect your IP location,,,

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First Google search result for "COT code" showed that it's commonly used in advance pay scams. This Money SE post dives deeper into this as well. It sounds very likely to be a scam.

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