Tech – for Everyone

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Use a cellphone? Read this

Just one more reason I walked away from tech..

Article: New SIM Card Flaw Lets Hackers Hijack Any Phone Just By Sending SMS

According to the researchers, all manufacturers and mobile phone models are vulnerable to the SimJacker attack as the vulnerability exploits a legacy technology embedded on SIM cards, whose specification has not been updated since 2009, potentially putting over a billion people at risk.Read more..

(emphasis mine.)

At this stage.. I’m not sure what to tell you. There’s no defense. You don’t even have to open/look at the text..

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September 12, 2019 - Posted by | computers

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