Saturday, December 7, 2019

New Android Text Messaging Update ‘Exposes Most Users To Hacking’

New Android Text Messaging Update ‘Exposes Most Users To Hacking’

Article Snip: "...One of the risks raised by SRLabs is caller impersonation, essentially “caller ID spoofing,” a longtime challenge for SMS which has been resolved in the better OTT platforms. Another risk is location tracking and data interception, including lifting security codes “in attempt to authorize fraudulent bank transactions or take over email accounts..."


Reference: www.forbes.com