Port Validation to prevent SIM swap and Port Out Attacks

  • 25 July 2019
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How does Mint prevent number port / sim swap fraud other than name / number / email address?

Is it possible to add a PIN or other validation step to truly prevent this?

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Your PIN number is usually the last 4 digits of your phone number. When you call for your account information they will ask for your full name and phone number. I don’t think there is a way to switch out your pin sadly.

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