Updated: March 31, 2023
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What info or things can happen when someone using your phone number using code sent to my phone and I am not requesting the code

Hello, thank you for using Howly. I’ll be happy to help you out! May I ask your name?

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*****

Nice to meet you, *****!
What service are you referring to?

Customer Replay

They did not get code just wondering there k
Telegram

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Do you need to log in to Telegram?

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No I have it open just wondering the purpose of f using my number for code

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What do you mean by that?
If you have already receive a code it could be that someone trying to log in to your account
so you don`t need to give someone this code

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I got messages n phone saying do not give code if you did not ask for it just wondering what could happen if I was dumb enough to give this other person the code

So, don`t worry and don`t give someone it
The texts contain a verification code that Telegram asks people to enter to complete a new device setup. A hacker with access to someone's text messages can obtain these codes and enter them to add their own devices to the person's account, thus gaining access to their data including chat histories.
Is there anything else I can do for you today?

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No I guess

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