Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired How to Protect Your Phone Against a SIM Swap Attack

Hexbyte Tech News Wired How to Protect Your Phone Against a SIM Swap Attack

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A spate of hacked Instagram accounts. A $220 million lawsuit against AT&T. A bustling underground crime ring. They all have roots in an old problem that has lately found new urgency: SIM card swaps, a scam in which hackers steal your mobile identity—and use it to upend your life.At its most basic level, a SIM…