Boost Mobile was hit with a breach which affected an unknown number of customer accounts.
“Boost.com experienced unauthorized online account activity in which an unauthorized person accessed your account through your Boost phone number and Boost.com PIN code,” the company said in a notification. “The Boost Mobile fraud team discovered the incident and was able to implement a permanent solution to prevent similar unauthorized account activity.”
The company said it notified those who were affected via text and sent them a new temporary PIN code for their account with a link to a site enabling them to change their PIN code and a contact number to call for questions.
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