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Option to disable PAC request via SMS

By: julianp | 12-08-2019 12:44

Getting a PAC via an SMS request is far too open to fraud. A fraudster only needs to "borrow" ones mobile for a couple of minutes to get a PAC code.

To improve fraud protection -- add a security setting in the online giffgaff account management page, to give the account holder the option to disable PAC request via SMS.

After reading this --

https://theantisocialengineer.com/2016/05/04/sim-swap-fraud-porting-your-digital-life-in-minutes/

Comments

by: azizr27
on: 18-07-2020 18:37

I agree with you

by: jeff_elephant
on: 16-07-2020 16:18

I don't think too many fraudsters are hacking people's phones to send a PAC request otherwise giffgaff would disable this feature for ongoing security concerns.

by: shahz87600
on: 28-06-2020 10:16

good idea

by: sarahbanahnah
on: 24-06-2020 09:53

Excellent idea.

by: mareeb25
on: 21-06-2020 17:20

Agreed

by: justeena1
on: 20-06-2020 20:59

Great idea

by: ikkyh56
on: 18-06-2020 17:40

Good idea

by: zealousbeloved123
on: 11-06-2020 08:49

Agree

by: techo07
on: 11-06-2020 00:48

Agree

by: ahreh20
on: 10-06-2020 11:25

Nice idea