By Kyamanduma Patrick,
Residents are being warned of a new scam called SIM Swapping that allows fraudsters to steal your personal information and even empty your bank accounts.
Rwenzori East Region Police spokesperson SP.Luke Mbusa said through the scam, fraudsters have the potential to access your personnel social media accounts, contacts and money.
SP.Mbusa said scammers can even apply for credit in your names or impersonate you to defraud your entire contact list.
SP. Mbusa speaking……
He warned people not to answer calls or text messages looking for you to confirm or update your passward. END.