SIM swap is gaining popularity here. A method to beat 2FA.
mvp Yes, SIM jacking is a known threat across the board. The best way to defeat this is to move to device based 2FA that uses a 6-digit code which changes every 30 seconds. Authentication by SMS is no longer consider secure.
A few people lost a lot of money from what I read in newspaper.
mvp The really bad point about this is that SIM jacking also has the potential to allow for full account take-over