Experts warn mobile phones face hacking threat

Type threatpost
Reporter Ryan Naraine
Modified 2013-04-17T16:39:08


From Reuters (Tarmo Virki)

Accessing your bank account using your mobile phone might seem safe, but security experts say would-be hackers can access confidential information via a simple text message seemingly from your service provider.

People in the industry aware of the risk see it as extremely small, as only a few people use handsets to access their bank accounts, but it is growing as mobile Internet usage rises. Read the full story []