Listing of names in your HandphoneWednesday, June 18, 2008
This information that received through an email is worth taking note of and therefore I am sharing it here.
Be careful how you list names on your cell phone!
> > This lady has changed her habit of how she lists her names
> > on her mobile
> > phone after her handbag was stolen. Her handbag which
> > contained mobile,
> > Credit card, purse...etc.... was stolen.
> > 20 minutes later when she called Her Hubby, from a pay
> > phone telling him
> > what had happened, hubby says "I've Just received
> > your text asking about our
> > Pin number, I replied a little while ago."
> > They rushed down to the bank, the bank staff told them all
> > the money was
> > already withdrawn. The pickpocket had actually used the
> > Stolen handphone to
> > text "hubby" in the contact list and got hold of
> > the pin number.
> > Within 20 minutes he had withdrawn all the money from the
> > bank account.
> > The lesson: Do not disclose the relationship between you
> > and the people in
> > your contact list.
> > Avoid using names like Home, Honey,Hubby,sweetheart, Dad,
> > Mum, etc.......
> > And very importantly, when sensitive info is being asked
> > thru texts, CONFIRM
> > by calling back.
> > Also, when you're being texted by friends or family to
> > meet them somewhere,
> > be sure to call back to confirm that the message came from
> > them.
> > If you don't reach them, be very careful about going
> > places to meet family
> > and friends" who text you.
> > PASS IT ON to people you love!!!!!!!!!