BSP BACKS SIM CARD REGISTRATION AMID RISE IN PHISHING SCAMS

© ETIENNE LAURENT / AFP SIM card thumbnail The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is backing the mandatory registration of SIM or subscriber identification module card to combat fraudsters amid the recent influx of spam or phishing text messages. At his weekly virtual press chat, BSP Governor Benjamin Diokno said the rise in phishing or cyber-attacks was “not totally unexpected.” “...

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