If the phone is stolen, then do this work first, your personal information will not be able to reach the thief

Smartphone Security: Smartphone is the biggest need of today. Without it many of our works would stop. As the dependence of people on smartphones is increasing. By the way, cases of its theft are also continuously coming to the fore. Such a situation can come with anyone that the smartphone is stolen or lost. If this ever happens to you, don’t panic. Keep in mind that if your smartphone is ever stolen, then first of all you have to do some work so that your personal information cannot reach the hands of the thief. Otherwise you may suffer a lot.

The sooner you do these 4 things, the less your loss will be. Today we are going to tell you about these important things.

Do these 4 things after the phone is stolen:-

  • After the phone is stolen, first of all get your SIM blocked. Immediately call your telecom service provider and get your lost SIM blocked. Due to SIM block, any type of OTP will not reach to the thief.
  • After the phone is stolen, get your Aadhaar linked with any other number. For this, you go to the nearest Aadhaar center and get your Aadhaar linked with another phone number there. Your Aadhaar details should not be in the hands of a thief. Thief can misuse this detail.
  • It is very important to deactivate all UPI IDs and wallets of other payments apps. The sooner you get this done, the better it will be for you.
  • Deactivate your email ID, all social media accounts linked to your phone number. By doing this the thief will not be able to harm any of your IDs.

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Shivam Bangwal

Shivam Bangwal is an Indian based entrepreneur who is a tech, travel and coding enthusiast with a post graduation degree on Master's of Computer Applications. He is a founder of Youthistaan, People News Chronicle, Hitchhike TV, Branding Panther and many more.

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