SIM swap fraud: warning signs, how to prevent and more

SIM swap fraud is on the rise nowadays. You can hear about a case involving SIM swapping every now and then. Despite the number of steps taken to address such fraud, researchers have proven how easy it is to take over someone’s phone number. However, you can protect yourself from SIM swap fraud by taking a few precautions.

What is SIM swap fraud?

Your phone’s SIM card is what directs the phone on the network and tells it what phone number to use. Hackers also know that getting access to a user‘s SIM card could give them access to their bank details and other crucial information. …

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