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Scammers hijacked my phone number?


So I'm used to the other scam calls - anything sounds slightly off I hang up.
But this is new to me - people calling me saying they're returning a missed call - except I haven't made Any calls today.

3 calls today from randomers
Seeing others have had this problem - I'm guessing there's nothing I can do but wait till the scammers use another number?


The Legend
The Legend

This sort of number spoofing is a very common issue and not just on 48.

Reported here many times before: 

All you can do is follow the usual advice: 

ComReg have floated the idea of requiring service providers to do more to tackle this sort of nuisance but nothing concrete has happened to date: 

If you need to contact 48 support about this then see the links in my signature below.

But they're not going to be able to do anything about it either.

I am not a 48 employee - if you need to contact 48 support you can do so by chat, email ( or phone.