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Doctor Syntax Silver badge

Re: why would they need to steal the number?

"This type of fraud doesn't exist as it would be simple to detect, simple to shut down and simple to send the directors to prison."

You could say the same thing about nuisance callers and yet we see it happening. If there's a line of fraud available someone will think they're good enough to try it. Never underestimate the power of the Dunning Kruger effect.

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