Mobile SIM cloning is on a fast rise these days. Many of the illegal and balance stealing is done through SIM cloning. It is important that all the users prevent their mobile SIM from being cloned. Here we present to you some of the important measures that you can do to prevent your SIM from being cloned.
Measures To Prevent SIM Cloning
- Never answer phone when you receive call from unknown numbers and calls received from different country code, especially numbers such as +92, #09, #90 etc.
- If you get a missed call from another country code number or any absurd number such as number starting from #, never call back to such number.
- Never hand over your SIM in physical form to another person.
- Never allow any unknown person to either make calls or receive calls using your personal SIM.
- Never give your personal information through SMS or any other form to any other person.
- If you get a call from telecom company, regarding your personal information, do not tell reveal your personal information. Telecom companies do not need your personal information from time to time. Only at the time of giving out new SIM, you would be asked for your personal information and that too with your signature. Remember to not to give your personal information regarding your identity to any other person.