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Verizon to start 60-day Sim lock with new phones to stem identity fraud

Sunday 24 February 2019 | 12:42 CET | News
Verizon said it plans to start imposing a 60-day Sim lock on new phones, to help protect against theft and identity fraud. The company asked the FCC to clear the policy, under its so-called C block rules, put in place after the auction of the 700 MHz band to open up market competition. 

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