Reply to post: Guys calling a verified phone number is not rocket science.

VCs find exciting new way to blow $1m: Wire it directly to hackers after getting spoofed

Blackjack Silver badge

Guys calling a verified phone number is not rocket science.

Hi, we just got a request for a million bucks from your e-mail.account, It is really you?

Yes call to verify makes things slower, but you can do things fast or safe, pick one.

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