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It began with a couple of unusual, but not obviously sinister, text messages from a telco which I dismissed as simply a case of mistaken identity.
It culminated in several thousand dollars being removed from my bank account, which I then knew to be a case of identity theft.
I dream, therefore I am.
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I suspect they went about it in a roundabout way, by establishing credentials from other sources so as to be in a position where they could set the numbers themselves.