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SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked

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SIM Cards Have Finally Been Hacked

The two-part flaw, based on an old security standard and badly configured code, could allow hackers to remotely infect a SIM with a virus that sends premium text messages (draining a mobile phone bill), surreptitiously re-direct and record calls, and — with the right combination of bugs — carry out payment system fraud.

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Written by mariquita

July 29, 2013 at 1:11 am

Posted in Uncategorized

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