How to protect your phone from SIM swapping
Ever had that panicked moment when you thought you lost your phone? You’re not alone — but even when your phone is in your hand, it still may need some protecting.
SIM swapping is when someone hijacks your phone number and then is able to gain access to your accounts — and all they need is enough information to convince your mobile carrier they’re you.
The good news? There are easy steps you can take to protect your phone right now.