Cyber Card #21 – Sim Swap the account emptying scam

Cyber Card
10 January 2022

Has the SIM card in your Smartphone stopped working? It may be that you are the victim of a computer scam. The SIM Swap is actually a different scam from all the others, because it manifests itself with the appearance of a problem with the telephone line. Unfortunately, by the time we realise that something is wrong, it is too late, transfers and transactions have already been authorised to empty our bank account. What should one do in order not to become a victim of this cyber scam?

This infographic will help you understand how it works and give you some useful tips on how to avoid it!

 

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